Tags » Robots » Page 2

Of course a little aerial action is always fun to watch but was struck me about this was the oddly out of place robot people that stand with you as you get your score.   15 more words

Videos

GOOD REASON FOR RETURN OF THE LUDDDITES? (PART I)

GOOD REASON FOR RETURN OF THE LUDDITES? (PART I)

My followers know that I frequently point to robots and advances in Artificial Intelligence as drags on employment of humans. 748 more words

BLOG: Hot Toys 1/6 Iron Man Mark XLIV (Hulkbuster)

Just a week back, Hot Toys released promotional images of the Iron Man Mark XLIII from AVENGERS Age of Ultron 102 more words
BLOG

Turning girls of color into robot-obsessed techies

In a classroom at U.C. Berkeley, Jasmine, Alexandria and Alana bent over a table covered in gears and pulleys while they tinkered with a robot they’re building. 957 more words

Tech

Love for Sale under contract with The Wild Rose Press

Soon, I should be receiving galleys for my new book, a fantasy romance titled Love for Sale, about a sentient android, indistinguishable from human.  I don’t yet have a cover but here’s an image I have sent the cover department, hoping they will use it.  765 more words

"I thought you were a player piano": what to do when your job gets automated

Years ago, I was playing a piano in the lobby of a hotel in Florida that hosts a lot of business conventions.  The song was Midnight, The Stars and You, a haunting 1930s tune popularized in Kubrick’s film The Shining, that recalls smoke-filled ballrooms, cocktails, tuxedos and golden dresses worn by girls with bob cuts and long strings of pearls.   780 more words