IM3™ Technology Under (Xbox) Control

IM3™ Technology Under (Xbox) Control

This week we found the US Army extolling the virtues of switching to an Xbox controller to operate the periscopes aboard their Virginia-class submarines: they’re cheaper and easier to learn than other industrial options, and they are readily available commercially making for easy replacement. Just like the clunky and heavy military joysticks making duties more cumbersome, Inuktun’s legacy controller requires a similar learning curve that isn’t usually required with the familiar controls of the popular game console. 

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Sponsored Students Transform the Future

Sponsored Students Transform the Future

As you may recall, we were recently honoured with a guest blog post from Dr. Mike Mattice, Denver IEEE Robot Committee Chair, who reported on the annual IEEE Region 5 Autonomous Robot Competition proudly supported by Inuktun. The event, hosted at the Denver Marriott Tech Center, is described in more detail here. Inuktun believes in the importance of community involvement and providing a foundation to help today’s students explore and transform the future of robotics.

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