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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.

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MS Robots

Programmers can work on software created by Aldebaran Robotics using a simulation of their Nao robot, which was designed to compete in the RoboCup. The competition pits humanoid robots against world-class human football players. The goal is to develop robots that can beat human players by 2050.

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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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