Killer Robots: Will They Soon Replace Human Judgement?

shockleewebpic_killerbotsThe development of robotic technology is happening at a tremendous pace. In other words, the RoboCop concept is not so sci-fi anymore. This past December, DARPA held a robotics challenge in Miami, Florida that showcased 16 teams from around the world, a few of which are now owned by Google. Eight robotics companies have been acquired by Google recently and they are becoming part of a new mysterious new division which seems to be working to develop future tech projects. Now, whether these are for private or military purposes remains to be seen but as you can guess it might be a bit of both. Google also recently purchased a 350,000-square-foot hangar originally built for the U.S. Navy.

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Box Like Magic: A Magical Combo Of Design + Robotics By Box & Dolly

shockleewebpic_boxvideoThis combo of projection mapping, robotics and performance art has us amazed. Produced by Box & Dolly, a design and engineering studio out of San Francisco, this trippy must see piece has a simple name but makes up for it in awesomeness.

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