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Hard as nails 

The first nail varnish I owned was a bright, metallic royal blue. It was never meant to be mine to keep, really. My sister had bought it for me so that I could take part in a “nail varnish exchange” chain – sending it to someone and receiving six more in return – but my parents vetoed, and that was that. 617 more words

Men Make Monsters or: Why is Ultron so Mean?

Back in May, like most geeks, I was super excited about seeing Avengers: Age of Ultron. Now, I’m going to write about that movie, and its various strength and shortcomings, but I kind of want to watch it again before I do that, so I’ll probably wait until it comes out again. 1,512 more words

Reel Talk

Mega Man series creator takes another blue bomber inspired game to Kickstarter

Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune is heading back to Kickstarter with another blue bomber spin-off. After taking Mighty No. 9 through a successful funding campaign, and now an expected… 398 more words

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Robots could take over the world within 100 years, Stephen Hawking warns

Within 100 years, Google Cars and robot shop assistants could have banded together to kill the human race, Stephen Hawking has warned.

Speaking at the Zeitgeist event in London, the physicist warned that machines would inevitably overtake human intelligence – and soon. 125 more words


shantiepc reblogged this on The EndPoint Business Blog and commented:

Still seems unreal but then again the source is Stephen Hawking so I can't underestimate it.

Robots Have Feelings, Too, and Sing About Them, Loudly

“Just to be clear. We are watching a robot pretending to be human, talking about her robot,” sighs the exasperated human anti-hero of Sorry Robot, Bessie award-winning composer and performer Mike Iveson’s half-baked yet weirdly wonderful world premiere musical now at the New Ohio Theatre as part of PS122’s COIL Festival through January 17th. 855 more words

Tom Cruise

A story for Millie's birthday

As you may know, last week was Millie’s ninth birthday.  She made me promise to write her a story, just as I do for both girls at Christmas… 5,844 more words


Good Morning, Angela

Good Morning, Angela

by John Baruzzini

The first PAIX (Personal Autonomous Integrated matriX) was constructed in the 2043. The first system, capable of 10^23 petaFLOPS, was hailed as the most advanced computer system ever developed. 380 more words

Science Fiction