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DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals: Dates, Location, and Everything Else You Need to Know via @IEEESpectrum

"I think the Finals are going to be both more difficult and also about things that are somewhat different than what the SCHAFT team excelled at. In my estimation, the SCHAFT team had extremely good hardware, they had very high-torque joints which allowed their robot to be much more stable than others. But, the way that the Trials were set up, it was still possible for human beings to control the robots at a relatively low level. In the Finals, the control will be at a higher level. It'll be at a task level: 'open the door.' 'Go up the stairs.' 'Move the debris out of the way.' That's what we expect the level of the commands to be, and we expect the robots to have to have a significantly higher capability in autonomy, in software, for perception and for planning, and for execution control in order to accomplish that without a human being helping. And we actually believe tha...

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