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Robots and Open Source

Posted 22 Mar 2002 at 14:42 UTC by steve Share This

A new article in The News & Observer describes the growing displacement of Microsoft's proprietary software with Free Software and Open Source. In particular, the article talks about Linux-based robots being developed at the NCSU Center for Robotics and Intelligent Machines. The software developed for their evolutionary mobile robots would not have been possible without the freedoms provided by Free Software which allow the user to see and modify the source code.


A.I. Project, posted 23 Mar 2002 at 18:21 UTC by Cronotiger2002 » (Journeyer)

Steve, if you get the News and Observer you must live in the Raleigh area, right? So I wass thinking maby you mught wanna join the A.I. Project. If you could please rply back to me at dragonairsgym@hotmail.com.

Yours Truly, John-Nelson Williams (Developer on Project A.I.)

A.I. Project, posted 23 Mar 2002 at 18:33 UTC by steve » (Master)

Dallas, TX actually. But most papers are available on The Net these days so we see headlines from all over. Good luck with your project, by the way.

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