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Comment: Re:The "lettuce bot" is mostly a vision system (Score 1) 36

by Singularitarian2048 (#47185731) Attached to: Open Source Robot OS Finds Niches From Farms To Space
But vision is one of the hardest parts of robotics, and you don't want to have to write super sophisticated vision algorithms from scratch, so this is a good example of how ROS is useful. "Agricultural implement towed behind a tractor" + sophisticated computer vision = robot.

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