iRobot Create Challenge Winners Announced
We saw some amazing entries and encourage everyone to see the full group here.
The $5,000 goes to:
iRobot Create Personal Home Robot by dttworld
The set of iRobot home robots including iRobot Roomba Discovery, iRobot Scooba 380, iRobot Dirt Dog, & iRobot Create robots stimated retail value of $986.99) goes to:
The SOMA Project by thesomaproject
Third Place winners get a choice of one iRobot Roomba Discovery or one iRobot Scooba 5800. Each prize has an estimated retail value of $299.
ServerBot - for serving food and drinks by JoeCreate
How to make an autonomous basketball playing robot using an iRobot Create as a base by Matthew Oelke
eyeRobot - The Robotic White Cane by shrimpy
OLPC Telepresence by damonkohler
iRobot Create: WiFi Optimizer by vector023
iRobot Create Pool Skimmer/Cleaner by Weissensteinburg
Adaptive Mapping and Navigation with iRobot Create by societyofrobots
Modifying an iRobot Create to Paint by technoplastique
PosterBot: Make a Marker-Writing Robot out of an Old Inket printer and an iRobot Create by W_world
iRover: Remotely controlled iRobot Create (or Roomba) by techgeek75
Voting was done by ewilhelm and the robotics experts at iRobot. Entries were judged on aesthetics, intelligence, task utility, entertainment value, completeness, originality, and an overall score.
Winners will be contacted with prize-claiming instructions soon.