Description:Aims to develop a team of fully autonomous humanoid robots that can win against the human world soccer champion team.
Newest Review: ... all individual. Believe it or not, they each have a unique playing style and personality (some more aggressive than others). There are 11 different events at RoboCup: * RoboCup Soccer o Simulation League o Small Size League o Middle Size League o Standard Platform League o Humanoid League * RoboCup Rescue o Rescue Simulation League o Real Rescue Robot League * RoboCup Junior o Soccer ... more
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by - written on 30/10/08, updated on 30/10/08 (Very useful, 223 readings)
You may have thought that robots like Johnny 5 and Wall-E were just made up characters for the movies, but it seems that robots are becoming more and more advanced by the day. Its true, robots today cannot only play soccer, but they have their own World Cup called Robot Soccer World Cup aka Robocup. There are definitely two front-runners when it comes to advanced robots, Sony and Honda. QRIO Sony's QRIO, aka Quest for Curiosity, is about 2 feet tall and weighs in at 16 pounds. Do not underestimate these wee guys, they are able to run, recognize faces and voices and therefore record different people's likes and dislikes. To me, by far their ... Read the complete review