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Submission + - This robot designed for Microsoft Windows

mr_mischief writes: EETimes reports Microsoft is working on standardizing a robotics platform and development for it. They want to make it easier to develop robots, starting with the IDE and development environment and continuing through specifying acceptable hardware, just like for PCs and Windows CE devices.

What's next, the MS directives of robotic behavior, including "Do not allow Microsoft to be harmed through your actions or inactions", and "Do not play music, movies, or games that are not from cartel-approved suppliers?"

Getting the job done is no excuse for not following the rules. Corollary: Following the rules will not get the job done.

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