Following from our previous short video series about learning ROS, our team is glad to announce a new video series containing tutorials that cover the Robot Operating System 2.0 (ROS 2.0).   For those that still don’t know about it, the Robot Operative System (ROS) is an open-source, meta-operating system for your robot maintained by […]

  Third episode of our Learning ROS video series is out. In this video we explain how create a ROS package that allows a drone to autonomously takeoff, do stuff (or idle as it’s our case) and land (source code). Watch the last part of the video (minute 8:58) where we show a life demo of the […]

The Robot Operative System (ROS) is an open-source, framework for robot application development maintained by the Open Source Robotics Foundation (OSRF). A ROS system is comprised of a number of independent nodes, each of which communicates with the other nodes using a publish/subscribe messaging model that can be deployed over different computers. ROS was originally […]

  Over the last year Erle Robotics has been actively contributing to to the APM autopilot project, a software autopilot to make autonomous drones. Members of the Erle Robotics team are among the main contributors of the switch to Linux and now Erle Robotics has officially joined the Dronecode Foundation. The Dronecode brings together existing open […]