Coolest Robots of 2009

By Neal Weinberg, Network World |  Tech & society, robot, slideshow

iRobot's SUGV

This robot can travel at 6 mph and is so light that soldiers can carry it in their backpacks, On the ground, it can climb stairs and do reconnaissance in urban environments. iRobot says it can also be used by local law enforcement in hostage situations. It has audio capabilities, so police could send the robot into a tense situation and negotiate via the robot.

iRobot's SUGV

Republished with permission from Network World. (View original version.)

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