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Boston Dynamics to Supply Hardware for software teams
« on: April 14, 2012, 11:00:04 PM »
Boston Dynamics to Supply Hardware for software teams
14 April 2012, 9:53 pm

       

DARPA has issued a Sole Source Intent Notice for humanoid robot systems for their Robotics Challenge Program. The contract is to go to Boston Dynamics, who will produce a set of eight identical humanoid robots based upon the PETMAN and Atlas projects they have already undertaken with DARPA support (see above video). These robots will be supplied to software teams competing for the Challenge prize. Automaton provides additional detail.

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