After over a decade of professional robotics experience, I realized I could illustrate my history through the robots I’ve worked on.Continue reading My History through Robots
Better living (and possibly world domination) through robots.
Home robot design space
Working on many robots over the last 15 years and specifically home robots the last 4; brainstorming new ideas I developed this infographic about the home robot design space. There are some sizes of robot that that are advantageous to build and some sizes you just don’t want to build.
ROSCore as Daemon on OSX
Any ROS based system needs ROSCore running to provide the basic OS services. My home automation building operating system is no different and for an always on, building operating system, you really want everything to run as a daemon. However, my only always on wired ethernet server is a Mac Mini, not an Ubuntu server so I figured out how to get ROSCore to run as a daemon on OSX. Continue reading ROSCore as Daemon on OSX
Speaking at RoboBusines conference
I am speaking at RoboBusines 2013 tomorrow on the business development panel Speed Up Your Startup about the roll of makerspaces in supporting hardware startup companies.
Father of two with a startup company!
Why green tech investors should care about robotics
Sustainability is the most important technological problem we face today and for the foreseeable future. We need to use resources more intelligently and to be successful, our technology needs to become intelligent itself. Robotics is the study of giving the ability to sense the environment, make intelligent decisions and take action to machines and; a large part of green technology and robotics are the same technology. Continue reading Why green tech investors should care about robotics