So here is how you play the media like an accordion. First, you deliver a debate performance so notably bad, so mechanical and unthinking, that you have everyone buzzing about it, even those in the media who gush over you.
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Some friend these guys are! Kickin’ the poor robot like that. I also love Spot’s little trot. YouTube Description: Spot is a four-legged robot designed for indoor and outdoor operation. It is electrically…
Repeat: Intubation robot is your friend. Intubation robot is your friend. Intubation robot is your friend. Via LiveScience: The GuineIN Tube is a robotic, self-guiding intubation device that correctly identifies which of…
In case you don’t have a dance partner, or need someone to star in your up and coming musical, Japan has the robot for you! From Daily Mail:
The age of robots being used in everyday homes has come a step nearer with the development of a new humanoid. And once they’ve done the dishes, they can join you in bop round the living room.
For the catchily named HRP-4C, dubbed Divabot, which has a realistic face and moveable features, can sing too. And yesterday she showed off her neatest dance steps at an exhibition in Tokyo.