ROBOTS INVADE LAS VEGAS!
by George Mitsuoka
Along with perfect weather and more than 150,000 humans, robots made a strong showing at the 2006 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) January 5 – 8 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Some highlights:
For the first time at CES, a special TechZone created especially for robotics was hosted by Robotics Trends. Products and companies on display included: the VEX Robotics Design System; WowWee Toys; LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT; Parallax Scribbler and Sumo bots; and Hitec’s RoboNova-1.