March 28, 2009

Robot farmers

Posted in robotics tagged , , at 3:39 pm by waynezwhirled

iRobot Roomba Discovery 2.1, sold in early 2007.
Image via Wikipedia

An article on robotics research being applied to farming fruits and vegetables.  And note, from the article… “If the base of the robot shown in the video below looks familiar – it is – having begun life as an iRobot Roomba vacuum cleaner.”  Sweet!  Clearly I need to start surfing Roomba hacking sites to see what I can do with mine.

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