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Update to our Community regarding COVID-19

We first want to express our sympathies for those impacted by the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and hope that everyone is staying safe and healthy as our communities and the world grapple with the spread of this virus. Here at The Construct, we are working...

What is ROS?

INTRODUCTION TO ROBOT OPERATING SYSTEM (ROS) If you are reading this, it is because you either are or you want to become a ROS developer. Basically a ROS developer is somebody who wants to build programs for robots based on ROS. Yeah, but what is ROS? How can I learn...

A History of ROS (Robot Operating System)

ROS (Robot Operating System) is now very popular among roboticists. Researchers, hobbyists, and even robotics companies are using it, promoting it and supporting it. However, it was not always like that. Do you know ROS history? In the early days, ROS was an unknown...

Learning Python for Robotics

Python is a good choice if you want to become a robotics developer (i.e. program robots), especially if you want to program your robots with ROS. On a previous post, I discussed about whether to learn ROS using C++ or using Python. On that post, I argued that if you...

The Autoware Foundation (self-driving cars) with Joshua Whitley

This episode is dedicated to all those people that were impressed by that TV series named the Knight Rider. You know, about that autonomous car named KITT which had adventure with his owner Michael Knight and solving crimes everywhere. I was influenced by that car and...

ROS Monday Vol.5 – What to consider a robot and what a machine

PDF: ROS Monday vol.5 I had an interesting discussion with a reader of this newsletter who replied to me a few weeks ago when I sent the newsletter about robots helping to fight the COVID.  "Well, it depends on what you...

ROS Monday Vol.4 – Basic Libraries for Robotics Perception

[ut_icon icon="fa-files-o" size="fa-2x" border="none" align="alignnone" color="#dd3333"]PDF: ROS Monday vol.4 Perception is one of the main features that differentiates robots from just machines. Perception is what makes a robot possible to perceive its environment...
Update to our Community regarding COVID-19

Update to our Community regarding COVID-19

We first want to express our sympathies for those impacted by the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and hope that everyone is staying safe and healthy as our communities and the world grapple with the spread of this virus. Here at The Construct, we are working...

What is ROS?

What is ROS?

INTRODUCTION TO ROBOT OPERATING SYSTEM (ROS) If you are reading this, it is because you either are or you want to become a ROS developer. Basically a ROS developer is somebody who wants to build programs for robots based on ROS. Yeah, but what is ROS? How can I learn...

A History of ROS (Robot Operating System)

A History of ROS (Robot Operating System)

ROS (Robot Operating System) is now very popular among roboticists. Researchers, hobbyists, and even robotics companies are using it, promoting it and supporting it. However, it was not always like that. Do you know ROS history? In the early days, ROS was an unknown...

Learning Python for Robotics

Learning Python for Robotics

Python is a good choice if you want to become a robotics developer (i.e. program robots), especially if you want to program your robots with ROS. On a previous post, I discussed about whether to learn ROS using C++ or using Python. On that post, I argued that if you...

3rd ROS Developers Conference

Jun 27, 2020

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ROS Basics

ROS in 5 days is the book associated with a course giving you the basic tools and knowledge to be able to understand…

Robot Programming

ROS Manipulation

ROS Manipulation is the term used to refer to any robot that manipulates something in its environment…

Robot Porgramming

ROS 2

Introduce you to the basic concepts that you need to know in order to start working with ROS2. You will focus on practice…

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