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In pictures: inside Microsoft's robot factory

What MS robots will do for us in the next 5 years

Members of Microsoft's Robotics Group are confident robotics is going to be the big story of the next five years. Visit PC Advisor's Microsoft spotlight for the latest Microsoft news and opinion.

Understanding the fundamentals

MS Robots

Trower shows off the iRobot Create, which is designed to help people understand the fundamentals of robots and how to write software to control them. He said the industry needs a standardized software platform, and that's what Microsoft is working on.

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  1. Inside Microsoft's Robotics Group
  2. Robots as toys
  3. May the force be with you
  4. Understanding the fundamentals
  5. A PC on wheels
  6. Pink cheeks and a bright yellow smile
  7. First simulate, then build
  8. Back of the net
  9. Two wheels good, two arms better
  10. Caring for the elderly
  11. Here to help
  12. Life as a learning experience


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