The astounding athletic power of quadcopters | Raffaello D'Andrea

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In a robot lab at TEDGlobal, Raffaello D’Andrea demos his flying quadcopters: robots that think like athletes, solving physical problems with algorithms that help them learn. In a series of nifty demos, D’Andrea show drones that play catch, balance and make decisions together — and watch out for an I-want-this-now demo of Kinect-controlled quads.

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Roger Diotte says:

What makes me laugh is …. everyone ride bikes with a helmet, or use safety glasses with a weed whacker etc…then this guy staring inches into spinning blades @ 1:05

silverstrings gia says:

He said skynet, guys. It's over

STRATE PAPER says:

Can't wait till THE MOST HIGH destroy these PEOPLE 💯⭕⚰

John Hicks says:

All I can think of watching this is those copter things from Half Life 2 lmao

OPhotoVideo.Com says:

2019 and still want to cry…. awesome

MieRobot says:

Lovely and inspired. ROS has Hector drone to simulate. ROS Melodic with Ubuntu installation step is here

Talent Chigwagwa says:

this is outstanding.woooow

Cory Venezia says:

I’m a fpv drone pilot and the drones I fly can do pretty amazing things like flipping through a gap or diving down a waterfall. And speeds up to 120 miles per hour. Drones truly are an amazing new thing.

Fabian_57 says:

What pointing device is he using and how is it called?

Ivy E. says:

Ik dacht dat je hem bent man!
Edit: ik vind dit gaaf!

MR BIG says:

He was not alone, steering the Quadros.

AlliWhoop is the TracerPinoy says:

prepare for new world…

Hüseyin Bilal Macit says:

Power of the mathematics….

Danil Palatkin says:

А почему у меня на изи разъебываются?

mohammed hussain says:

Amazing innovation. Fantastic job

Perserra says:

10:15 Do you want Skynet, because that's how you get Skynet. 😀
Seriously though, this was 6 years ago. Where is the modern fruit of this technology?

謝宗佑 says:

Why DJI doesn't have all these features

Duwomaiish Gabrielle says:

Pretty Kool

Max Power says:

1.5 K people knew this was Fake and lame

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