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8 Feb 2005 (updated 9 Feb 2006 at 21:04 UTC) »

I'm excited by the recent explosion of consumer robotics. I haven't built any robots on my own - I'm more of a software guy.

There seems to be a thriving hobbyist community here - the question is, what designs will find their way into millions of homes? I think the robot hobbyist culture is similar to the one in the PC industry in the '70s (pre-PC, that is). Who will be the next Bill Gates or Steve Jobs of the robotics industry?

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