Robotics Posts

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Adnan Ademovic
An Introduction to Robot Operating System: The Ultimate Robot Application Framework

Robot Operating System, a framework for building robot applications, allows developers to assemble a complex system by connecting existing solutions for small problems.

In this article, Toptal engineer Adnan Ademovic gives us a step-by-step tutorial to building software for an onboard computer that allows us to remotely control and monitor a robot and running it in a simulated world using Robot OS.

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Nermin Hajdarbegovic
3D Printing: Should Designers And Developers Take Notice?

3D printing is not a new technology, but recent advances in several fields have made it more accessible to hobbyists and businesses. Compared to other tech sectors, it’s still a small industry, but most analysts agree it has a lot of potential.

But where is the potential for freelance designers and software engineers?

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