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11.17.12
iRobot's DARPA-funded mechanical hand can take a beating, lift 50 pounds
11.17.12

iRobot's DARPA-funded mechanical hand can take a beating, lift 50 pounds

Most companies might think twice about inflicting blunt force trauma upon their carefully crafted...

By S. Buckley,   11.17.12
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08.22.12
iRobot's AIRarm prototype bot has an inflatable arm for manipulating objects, was built at DARPA's behest
08.22.12

iRobot's AIRarm prototype bot has an inflatable arm for manipulating objects, was built at DARPA's behest

iRobot may be best known for its household automatons, but the company's expertise goes far beyond...

By M. Gorman,   08.22.12
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10.14.09
iRobot shape-shifting ChemBot is back, and it's bad (video)
10.14.09

iRobot shape-shifting ChemBot is back, and it's bad (video)

As you know, when iRobot isn't hard at work developing some adorable automated vacuum cleaners, it...

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05.18.09
iRobot's military Ember bots are tiny treaded hotspots
05.18.09

iRobot's military Ember bots are tiny treaded hotspots

Remember the LANDroids initiative, which resulted in iRobot scoring a $2.5 million contract to crea...

By T. Stevens,   05.18.09
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03.12.09
Brown University, DARPA give iRobot's PackBot autonomy
03.12.09

Brown University, DARPA give iRobot's PackBot autonomy

It's not easy to find research in the field of robotics without military applications (or military...

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06.17.08
iRobot takes up the ChemBot challenge, no one is safe
06.17.08

iRobot takes up the ChemBot challenge, no one is safe

Hide your kids, iRobot just got that ChemBot contract DARPA was shopping around last year, which me...

By P. Miller,   06.17.08
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03.03.08
iRobot garners award for DARPA LANdroids initiative
03.03.08

iRobot garners award for DARPA LANdroids initiative

Get ready, battlefields, as yet another iRobot is gearing up to take you all by storm. Announced to...

By D. Murph,   03.03.08
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