Berkeley Open Arms

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Brief Description

Accelerating robotics through low-cost hardware. Berkeley Open Arms manufactured the BLUE robot arm that was developed at UC Berkeley's Robot Learning Lab. BLUE is a low-cost, high-performance robot that is intrinsically safe, developed from the ground up with ever-increasing artificial intelligence capabilities in mind. BLUE was designed to use recent advances in AI and deep reinforcement learning to master intricate human tasks, while remaining affordable and safe.

Formerly known as Berkeley Open Robotics, Inc.


  • 2018. Company founded


Pieter Ludovicu Abbeel, David Vincent Gealy, Stephen McKinley