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Unbounded Robotics showcases the one-armed UBR-1 ROS robot, find out if someone died in your house, and giant scary fish invade California shores. Help!
Icelandic band Sigur Rós made an appearance on Game of Thrones as minstrels at the wedding of Joffrey Baratheon.
The new UBR-1 from the Willow Garage spin-off Unbounded Robotics, provides a multifunctional robot platform for just $35,000. Its spiritual predecessor, the PR2, costs $400,000
Willow Garage sets its open-source software free to attract software developers and help make robots commonplace, but detractors say giving the software away is bad for business.
Following a report that it will close, the popular startup says it will instead become a self-sustaining company.
Jonathan Rubinstein most recently led product innovation at Hewlett-Packard, and he also had ties to Apple earlier in his career.
At the University of Pennsylvania, Willow Garage's polymath PR2 robot is reading everything in sight, including T-shirts and coffee labels.
Has the indie-darling director sold out? Or could we do with a bit more thoughtful whimsy in the smartphone world?