Over at Slashdot, we learn that Google, Intel, and Microsoft, the GooInMi team as I like to call them, are funding Carnegie Melon’s TeRK, a Telepresence Robot that anyone can build for under $1000. The Qwerk controller alone costs $349. It makes the NXT kit sound cheap! Maybe the GooInMi team should focus their efforts on funding Lego Robotics. It’s amazing what you can do with this stuff! Here’s a link to the original article.