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Willow Garage Continues to Advance Open Source Robotics

Oct 21, 2011, 12:01 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sam Dean)

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"There are continuing efforts going on all around the world to advance open source robot platforms--some focused on humanoid robots and some not. We've covered the extraordinary open source robotics work going on over at Willow Garage a number of times. It is a project that originated at Stanford University. Robots being developed within it run ROS (Robot Operating System) software, and are surprisingly capable. Now, approximately 25 institutions are developing robotics applications on Willow Garage's open platform."

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