The 4th episode of the Pepper vlog is out

It is so incredible to see how the robot Pepper has developed. When we first met, the only thing he could do was to say ‘Hello’ to everybody. Now, we can see him talking to himself, joking or even predicting the future, just like a human being. Of course, this is thanks to those who … Continue reading

Software Development for the Pepper Robot

Pepper is one of the first humanoid robots on the market that is capable of identifying the principal human emotions: joy, anger and surprise. She is able to scan non-verbal language, such as the angle of a person’s head. Pepper is a very friendly robot who reaches out to communicate with humans But one of … Continue reading

Diatom Technical Blog Has New Design

We are so glad to announce that our Diatom Technical Blog has changed its design. We have modified its visual appearance for your convenience.

Playing around with a Method object

Legends say that in Ruby everything is an object. You might say: “Ha, the method can’t be an object!” And you would be wrong because there is a Method object in Ruby. Of course, I am exaggerating. It is not hidden. In fact, it is very well known and documented. We’ve used Method object in … Continue reading

Communications Skills in IT: Key to Success!

Diatom Enterprises strongly believes it is not enough to be an excellent Developer, it is crucial to be a great Communicator On the 3rd of March, the Global New Business Director Mike Kilgore who represents Diatom Enterprises, IT software company in Latvia, was presenting a Lecture on Verbal Judo and Profound Influencing Skills to the … Continue reading

“Prove yourself in summer” project

Summer Internship program for IT students Diatom Enterprises and Riga Technical University (RTU) collaborate on the project “Prove yourself in summer” – a possibility for IT students to participate in the summer internship program. Each year RTU Development Fund and the RTU Career Centre organize scholarship competition “Prove yourself in summer” where several students from … Continue reading