April 28, 2009

PR2 - Premade Service Bots

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Willow Garage has been working on the PR2 for academic and industrial research and development labs. About the size of an average human, it has integrated arms, mobility, computation, sensors and batteries, eliminating the need for building one from scratch. Running on the ROS software platform, it is still in the prototype stage, but if you want more information, you can get on their mailing list.

Via Willow Garage

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at April 28, 2009 8:50 AM
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