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Crowdsourcing Mornings: Tennibot: The World’s First Robotic Tennis Ball Collector

This is Crowdsourcing Mornings! This post takes place every weekday morning and highlights one crowdsourcing project I liked from Kickstarter, Indiegogo, or other crowdsourcing websites. 225 more words


Robots for Everyone

I love robots. I especially love Mecha; giant robotic vehicles piloted by a person as popularised in Japanese comics and animation. I couldn’t tell you why exactly, apart from they are very cool. 2,934 more words



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Pepper the Robot is working at the Smithsonian for free

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SoftBank’s Pepper the humanoid robot has held a variety of odd jobs over the past few years, but a gig at the Smithsonian may be its most prestigious yet. 279 more words


Lost in Space shows a long-running problem with stories about AI

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Warning: spoilers ahead for Netflix’s Lost in Space.

In the first episode of Netflix’s new Lost in Space, Will Robinson (Maxwell Jenkins) discovers a robot (Brian Steele) and saves it from a spreading forest fire. 1,307 more words