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Raspberry Pi-powers DIY autonomous underwater vehicle

Built by a team of engineering undergraduates from Singapore, the robotic vessel dubbed Coconut Pi uses both the Raspberry Pi and Arduino.

By Apr. 10, 2013

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Raspberry Pi slices off sales of 1.75 million

The $35 credit-card-sized computer, designed for hobbyists, developers, and students, is a basically a small motherboard outfitted with its own CPU and a variety of ports.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Long-range undersea robot does its own research

With its ability to stay at sea for weeks on end, carry loads of instruments, and travel four times faster than its predecessors, this is not your grandmother's autonomous underwater bot.

By Nov. 3, 2010

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Robot hovers underwater

Extra thrust gives this autonomous underwater vehicle the ability to hover in one place despite ocean currents or nosy aquatic life.

By Sep. 29, 2008

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Navy seeks 'kamikaze' robot to clear mines

One contender for that task is the Transphibian, a 3-foot-long autonomous underwater vehicle from Nekton Research.

By Aug. 1, 2007

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MIT works on robotic fin for subs

Researchers are taking cues from the bluegill sunfish to build a mechanical fin that could one day be used on a more advanced robotic submarine.

By Jul. 31, 2007

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iRobot sets sights at sea

The Roomba and PackBot manufacturer secures exclusive rights to develop an autonomous underwater vehicle for commercial use.

By Jun. 10, 2008

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SubjuGator wins robot sub competition

The early results are in. For the third year running, the University of Florida has the No. 1 underwater autonomous vehicle.

By Jul. 16, 2007

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iRobot swims ahead without Brooks

$10 million Nekton Research acquisition will grow unmanned underwater vehicles product line and contract revenue, iRobot says.

By Sep. 8, 2008