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Autonomous Quadrocopters Build 20-Foot Tower

In news that can only be described as bad, a group of autonomous quadrocopters at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology have successfully built a 20-foot tower...
December 5, 2011

Faceybooks: Never Not Tracking That Ass

Facebook just got outed for including (non Girl Scout) cookies that have the potential to track a user's movement across the interwebs even when signed out of...
September 28, 2011

Two AI 'Cleverbots' Have A Rude Conversation

This is a video from Cornell University of two artificial intelligence systems talking to each other. They're nonsensical and rude, even to their own kind. Plus they...
August 30, 2011

Humanoid Robots Disturb The Human Brain

According to a recent series of experiments conducted at the University of San Diego, humanoid robots that are designed to look lifelike make the human brain spaz...
July 21, 2011

Not April Fools :( Bagged Keychain Turtles

Hang in there, Michelangelo! As reported back in June 2008, Chinese street vendors have been selling bagged keychain fish for awhile now, but have since also moved...
April 1, 2011

NO: Bionic Cockroach Controlled By Remote

Hacking a toy's remote-control mechanism to open your blinds when you wake up in the morning: cool. Hacking a toy's remote-control mechanism directly into a cockroach's nervous...
March 9, 2011

ROBOTS GET THEIR OWN INTERNETS

It's here, it's Skynet, we're all dead. UPDATE: I posted this last week, but since the BBC article came out I've gotten the tip again like a...
February 10, 2011