Intel taps student's robot for processor demo

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Feb 10, 2010 4:38 AM EDT
CNET; By Leslie Katz
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Cuteness aside, the hexapod bot has gotten some attention from high places. Two days after Bunting, a University of Arizona electrical-engineering senior, posted a YouTube video of his bot, Intel ordered two of them to promote its Atom processors at trade shows and engineering meetings. The robot uses Intel's 1.60GHz Atom Z530 and US15W chipset. It runs on the Ubuntu open-source operating system.

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