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Machine masters frighten European Parliment

April 23, 2016 EJSHUMAK 0

The European Parliament released a statement as to their concerns per emerging machine sentience. http://www.europarl.europa.eu/news/en/news-room/20160419STO23952/Rise-of-the-robots-There-are-some-urgent-questions-we-have-to-find-answers-to Rise of the robots: “There are some urgent questions we have to find answers to” Self-driving cars are just one […]

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Machine masters

March 1, 2016 EJSHUMAK 0

Our machine masters are moving into farming — the high cost of feeding us. http://en.rocketnews24.com/2016/02/22/worlds-first-robot-operated-farm-to-start-operations-in-japan-next-year/ In the new section of the vegetable factory, human workers will still handle the original planting of seeds in plots […]

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Stock-boy robot fixes minimum wage problem

November 13, 2015 EJSHUMAK 0

Stories in MIT Technology Review-Nov 10, 2015 Washington Post-Nov 10, 2015 CNNMoney-Nov 10, 2015 and Fortune-Nov 11, 2015 among at least thirty-two other venues. These articles look at one of the newest ways to solve […]

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Family Robot

November 13, 2015 EJSHUMAK 0

The Chinese want us to fund their lucrative project for a family level spy working for our machine masters. 11/11/2015 UBTECH Robotics, a company headquartered in Shenzhen, China, is launching a crowdfunding campaign for Alpha […]

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Wireheads –brain to touchscreen

November 7, 2015 EJSHUMAK 0

SCIENTISTS SUCCESSFULLY CONNECT BRAIN TO ANDROID TABLET IGN story — note — the app store is available ?–) Nexus 9 was incorporated into the setup when they realize the touchscreen controls of a tablet was […]

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Japan’s android actress

November 6, 2015 EJSHUMAK 0

From Rocket News; Geminoid F: Japan’s android actress with a starring role in a new film; A delegation of anime huggy pillows appeared on the red carpet at the recent Tokyo International Film Festival, but […]

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David Uri / Ken Tanaka’s new short

November 5, 2015 EJSHUMAK 0

A good friend of mine, most often a comedian, but actor and filmmaker as well, David Uri / Ken Tanaka has a new robot comedy short available — it is fantastic.

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Japanese (toy) mech battle suit

October 2, 2015 EJSHUMAK 0

One million dollar Japanese (toy) mech battle suit; The Kurata mobile mech suit is up for sale at Amazon.jp for a whopping ¥120,000,000 (roughly $1,000,000) for any budding pilot brave enough, or bored enough, to […]