THOR and THOR-OP and the DARPA DRC Challange

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THOR and THOR-OP and the DARPA DRC Challange

Post by Gort » Thu Oct 25, 2012 9:52 pm

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Post by limor » Thu Nov 01, 2012 8:58 pm

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DRC is the most exciting thing that happened in robotics the past few years!

It is literally history in the making.

The efficiency of the money is questionable but otherwise it is a blessed effort. We should cover here what is going on there so that more people can appreciate it.

Here are some of the groups that received funding, showing off their tricks

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DRC is the most exciting thing that happened in robotics the past few years!

It is literally history in the making.

The efficiency of the money is questionable but otherwise it is a blessed effort. We should cover here what is going on there so that more people can appreciate it.

Here are some of the groups that received funding, showing off their tricks

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Post by limor » Fri Nov 02, 2012 12:13 pm

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http://theroboticschallenge.org
It is funded with 6m$ from DARPA
Team:
12 executives
1 programmer
1 "intern"

taxpayer's money at work
http://theroboticschallenge.org
It is funded with 6m$ from DARPA
Team:
12 executives
1 programmer
1 "intern"

taxpayer's money at work
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