Photos: RoboCup puts the ball in play

Photos: RoboCup puts the ball in play

Summary: World Cup soccer matches not techie enough for you? Check out these robo-Ronaldinhos.

TOPICS: Emerging Tech

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  • RoboCup in Bremen

    A competitor at the RoboCup 2006 games takes aim to send a ball past a player for the opposing team. The robotic soccer tournament, talking place in Bremen, Germany, this week, is running in parallel with the World Cup soccer extravaganza.

  • Ayami Yohoyama

    Ayami Yohoyama of Japan's Twades robo-soccer team programs her Aibo for a match.

  • Cornered

    Cornered! But this diminutive robot could still get the ball in the goal--with a heaping dose of bending it like Beckham.

Topic: Emerging Tech

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