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Donate Some CPU Cycles to Help Scientists Solve the World’s Biggest Problems

    Donate Some CPU Cycles to Help Scientists Solve the World’s Biggest Problems

What if you could help cure cancer while listening to music, watching a video, or checking your emails? What if you could accelerate research with no investment of time or

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Turn your Web Searches into Trees and Help Reducing CO2 in the Atmosphere

    Turn your Web Searches into Trees and Help Reducing CO2 in the Atmosphere

The Climate World Summit COP 21 is taking place in Paris. Governments from all countries are discussing policies to deal with the global warming. While we can expect a new

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Upgrade the Arduino Yún’s Linux

    Upgrade the Arduino Yún’s Linux

A new release of the OpenWrt-Yún (the Linux distribution for the Arduino Yún) is out. So, you probably want to upgrade your Yún board to benefit from the latest fixes

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ROS Indigo Igloo Preinstalled Virtual Machine

    ROS Indigo Igloo Preinstalled Virtual Machine

Usually, we issue a Virtual Machine (VM) with ROS preinstalled for each ROS release. This time, we decided to issue two VMs for ROS Indigo: a 32 bits version and

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Virtual Machine with ROS Hydro Medusa Pre-Installed

    Virtual Machine with ROS Hydro Medusa Pre-Installed

It’s now our tradition to issue virtual machines with ROS pre-installed. We have already done it for ROS Fuerte and for ROS Groovy. Today it is ROS Hydro’s turn. We

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A Robotic Elevator using Lego & Arduino – Part 4

    A Robotic Elevator using Lego & Arduino – Part 4

Part 1: Mechanical Design Basics. Part 2: Balancing the Elevator. Part 3: Electronics (optocoupler, H-Bridge, and more). Part 4 (current): Software to control the Arduino. In this last part, we

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Sensor Scanner for Android Devices

    Sensor Scanner for Android Devices

It is no scoop that Smartphones are attractive for robotics. They gather in a small case a display, wireless for communication, computing capabilities, and a bunch of sensors. That’s cool!

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ROS Naming and Namespaces

    ROS Naming and Namespaces

In this tutorial, we will be talking about ROS namespaces which allow to combine nodes in ways unplanned by developers. This is actually what all ROS is about: allow building

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Ready to Use Virtualized ROS Groovy

  Ready to Use Virtualized ROS Groovy

UPDATE: You might want to use a more recent version of ROS: Hydro Medusa (released on September 2013). See the

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Your First ROS based System

  Your First ROS based System

Many newcomers to ROS don’t know where to start. Indeed, ROS is not an application, but it is rather a

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Smart Robots: Shape Matters

  Smart Robots: Shape Matters

When designing a robot, choosing the right shape can have tremendous impact on the robot controller. This idea has been

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Virtualizing ROS

  Virtualizing ROS

UPDATE: ROS Fuerte was released on April 2012. You might want use a more recent version of ROS: ROS Hydro

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ROS Networking

  ROS Networking

Today, we describe how to use ROS Fuerte over the network and have a couple of ROS nodes running on

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ROS Installation Made Easy

  ROS Installation Made Easy

UPDATE:  Instead of installing ROS, you can simply download the VirtualBox virtual machine that we provide, so you can start

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ROS: The Linux for Robotics

  ROS: The Linux for Robotics

Although ROS stands for “Robot Operating System”, it is not an operating system. At least not as intended when talking

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Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 6: Qumana

  Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 6: Qumana

In this post, we’ll be reviewing Qumana 3.2.4. This blogging software is an exception compared to others we reviewed so far in

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Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 5: MarsEdit

  Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 5: MarsEdit

MarsEdit developed by red sweater is a commercial software which license costs $40 approx. We’ll be reviewing here MarsEdit version 3.4.2

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Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 4: MacJournal

  Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 4: MacJournal

    Technically, MacJournal is not a blogging software. Or, we should rather say that it is more than that.

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Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 3: Ecto

  Offline Blog Post Editing on Mac OSX – Part 3: Ecto

ectoAndBlogEditing.png In this 3rd part of our series on blog post editors for Mac OSX , we will review ecto 3.0 by illumineX a software company that has also made iBlogger , a blogging software for the iPhone.

…The URL of a new link is preset with the clipboard content if it your last copy or cut action was on a website address. … Although changing the URL or the title of a link is done through the very same window used for inserting links, it has to be brought back using a right click menu instead of the button used for link insertion.

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