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Raven II, The Open Source Surgical Robot

The Raven II surgical robot has been developed at the University of Santa Cruz and the University of Washington.  Five of these robots will be shipped to other universities like Johns Hopkins for further research. Jacob Rosen and Blake Hannaford … Continue reading

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PR2 and ROS Grow

PR2 from Willow Garage uses ROS (Robot Operating System) and is one amazing robot. First PR2 learned to play pool and fetch beer for the staff at Willow Garage. PR2 is currently listed at $400,000, out of the range of … Continue reading

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QBO By TheCorpora

TheCorpora, also known as Francisco Paz,  has unveiled more details on the robot called QBO.  Franciso hopes QBO will one day be your own personal open source robotic platform and we definitely want one. So far, QBO has been five … Continue reading

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