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Rob Spiegel
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Re: Toy or technology platform?
Rob Spiegel   2/9/2012 11:38:07 AM
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This is cool, Ann. I would imagine we'll see a proliferation of this -- going downmarket for inexpensive toys for kids and going upmarket for the adult hobbyists who go out to parks on Saturday mornings with their radio-operated planes.

Beth Stackpole
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Toy or technology platform?
Beth Stackpole   2/9/2012 6:34:29 AM
You're absolutely right Ann: I bet a lot of engineers are going to be drooling over this robot and the opportunity to figure out how it works and to extend it. Is this designed to be a toy or is just to showcase technology that has broader potential--perhaps for some of the applications you mentioned?

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