DavidGilbert99 writes: James Dyson doesn't to 'just OK' or 'second best.' He only releases products he is 100% happy with which is why, despite nearly a decade of research in the area, his company has yet to release a robotic vacuum cleaner. To help drive research forward, Dyson will invest £5 million in a joint research lab at Imperial College London which will focus on “vision systems” which Dyson hopes will help create the next generation of “intelligent domestic robots.”
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