30 Aug '13, 7pm

Video Friday: Retro Robots, Mobile Manipulation, and Mario

I have to imagine that when you work at an industrial robotics company, it must be a lot of fun to come up with trade show demos. You can throw practicality and efficiency entirely out the window, and instead try and come up with the most entertaining thing that you possibly can, whether it's fighting with light sabers or battling humans with Wiimotes . So here's to you, Industrial Robot Demo Maker Person. We salute you, and your latest idea involving robots, slot cars, and Mario. And there's more, of course, because it's Video Friday.

Full article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/industrial-ro...

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