iRobot Create Challenge Winners Announced Answered
The $5,000 goes to:
iRobot Create Personal Home Robot bydttworld
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 bythesomaproject
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 byJoeCreate
How to make an autonomous basketball playing robot using an iRobot Create as a base byMatthew Oelke
eyeRobot - The Robotic White Cane byshrimpy
OLPC Telepresence bydamonkohler
iRobot Create: WiFi Optimizer byvector023
iRobot Create Pool Skimmer/Cleaner byWeissensteinburg
Adaptive Mapping and Navigation with iRobot Create bysocietyofrobots
Modifying an iRobot Create to Paint bytechnoplastique
PosterBot: Make a Marker-Writing Robot out of an Old Inket printer and an iRobot Create byW_world
iRover: Remotely controlled iRobot Create (or Roomba) bytechgeek75
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.