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Scott’s Rule Of Documentation Efficiency

Posted by Lisa Patel /

How well is the documentation for a product written? What is the measure of “documentation efficiency”?

Given a problem with trying to use a product feature, what is the probability that you can find the answer to the problem by looking in the documentation, without having to search through stackoverflow?

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IWL Quarterly Update: Winter 2016

Posted by Lisa Patel /

Welcome to the IWL Winter Update. Read on to see our latest news and events.

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IWL Quarterly Update: Fall 2015

Posted by Lisa Patel /

Welcome to the IWL Fall Update. Read on to see our latest news and events.

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Females In Robotics

Posted by Chris Wellens /

This letter is a response to Tom Green’s article in the June 5, 2015 edition of Robotics Business Review: “Why are Too Few Females in Robotics? Could it Be the Robots?”

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View from the Network Operations Center during the DARPA Robotics Finals

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IWL's Maxwell Pro At DARPA Robotics Challenge Test Bed

Posted by Lisa Patel /

Key issues: robots’ handling of burst traffic, port numbers, and bandwidth limitation

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Quick Review Of Dell Precision M3800 With Ubuntu Linux

Posted by Lisa Patel /

IWL Goes Shopping for a 4K Laptop – Checks out Dell Precision M3800

I’ve been looking for a new laptop for a while.

My old machine is a Lenovo T500 running Fedora 20 Linux. It is a wonderful machine, but it is getting old and dim. I’ve replaced the hard drive several times, the battery is on i...

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Fedora 16 NFS Issue

Posted by Lisa Patel /

Here at IWL we use Fedora Linux rather heavily.

Recently we noticed a problem with Fedora 16 that caused us a lot of trouble. So we though it might be a good idea to make a public note of what happened and how we solved it.

The system in question is Fedora 16. Generally we use the 64-bit version...

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The ground breaking FCC ruling on Net Neutrality has continued to stir the debate on whether corporations or the government should be in charge of regulating the use of the internet. Last week The Wall Street Journal published an article by Holman W. Jenkins: The Gigabit Distraction. This article m...

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IWL Quarterly Update: Winter 2015

Posted by Lisa Patel /

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IWL products were selected for the DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals in Pomona, CA in June 2015.

DARPA announced in June 2014, that the DRC Finals would have a different structure than the Trials. In particular, Communications will be further degraded and intermittent forcing the robots to act mor...

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IWL Quarterly Update: Spring 2015

Posted by Lisa Patel /

We have had an exciting Spring! There is so much more in the works! Read on to see our latest news and events.


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Testing Communications in the Connected Car

On May 12, 2015 IWL’s CEO Chris Wellens presented to the Silicon Valley Automotive Open Source Meetup on the campus of Mentor Graphics to...

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