Inside the Robot Lab - PackBot on Tiptoes

By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28 Print this article Print
Inside the Robot Lab - PackBot on Tiptoes
This PackBot shows how it can get a little better look for its multi-function sensors. This sensor not only includes cameras, but it can sense and locate a gunshot instantly, allowing troops to locate snipers. Trying this one out was just plain spooky.
By Wayne Rash

eWEEK's Wayne Rash was invited to a rare visit into the development labs at iRobot in the company's Burlington, Mass., headquarters. While visiting the lab, he got to see the latest in iRobot's technology, and even had the chance to try


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