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Rodney Brooks and Useful Creatures

Posted 18 Nov 2002 at 17:00 UTC by steve Share This

You knew we couldn't make it through the month without at least one Rodney Brooks story, didn't you? A new Industry Week article, The Robot Evolution talks about Rodney Brooks' drive to develop robots into smarter, more useful creatures. The article mentions that sales of consumer robots are begining to "have traction". It also notes that when corporations run out of cheap labor in underdeveloped countries to exploit, they'll turn to robots.

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