Roomba Coverage Algorithm

posted by Stal on 2009.05.14, under Stal

A long-exposure photograph of a Roomba vacuuming for 30 minutes; I love the spiral in the middle of the room.

Roomba, Economics and Long-Exposure Photography

Human-Robot Jazz Improvisation

posted by Stal on 2009.05.01, under Stal

The stage debut of Shimon, the robotic marimba player, designed and programmed by Guy Hoffman at Georgia Tech. The robot takes cues from the human player to improvise and match the music’s tempo and themes.
[ Hat Tip: MW ]