Rise of the Robots: Segway Platform Gives Mechanoids Motion

" A military project aimed at building smarter robots has given researchers the wheels they need to make their automatons go.

Originally developed by New Hampshire-based Segway for a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) program, the firm's Robotic Mobility Platform (RMP) allows robot developers to focus more on the thinking power of their machines while providing a quick mode of transportation."