So you enjoy building and programming your own robots? You should give the Misty robotics platform a look. Misty I is a programmable robot that comes with the tools you need to use APIs for autonomous navigation, speech, and vision. It has USB and serial ports, so you can extend the robot with new hardware modules.
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