Monday, June 13th is the birthday of James Clerk Maxwell, the inspiration for our network emulators!
James Clerk Maxwell was born 13 June 1831. Among his many contributions to physics, James proposed a thought experiment called “Maxwell’s demon” that suggests that the Second Law of Thermodyn...
Joe rises early as he has a busy day ahead of him. The first thing he does is reach for the smart baby monitor on his nightstand. The visual feed tells him that his 3-month-old daughter is still sleeping soundly,and the temperature display for the nursery lets him know that the baby is neither too hot nor too cold.
NTIA has published a Notice for Public comment that is titled “The Benefits, Challenges, and Potential Roles for the Government in Fostering the Advancement of the Internet of Things”. This could become ICANN-2, bigger, longer, and uncut; and with a much greater impact on the future direction of the internet.
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?
Our newest client, VT iDirect transforms the way the world gets and stays connected. As a global leader in IP-based satellite communications, VT iDirect provides technology and solutions to enable service providers and partners optimize th...
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?”
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...
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 versio...