Engineer and YouTuber Mark Rober made a robot that can make murals out of dominoes really fast. He posted a YouTube video to show what his latest creation can do — the robot, called the “Dominator” (the team sometimes affectionately calls it “Dom”), arranged 100,000 dominoes to create a Super Mario Bros themed mural, and it […]
It looks like Spot the friendly robot dog is joining a new family. They better keep an eye on it in case it turns on humanity like something out of Black Mirror. SoftBank announced on June 21 that Korean automaker company Hyundai Motor Group has officially taken a controlling stake in Boston Dynamics, the company that […]
Rumors have been going around that the famous Pinay TikToker, Bella Poarch, is actually a robot. Conspiracy theory or not, it sure has made for some fun memes and has even elicited a hilarious reaction from the content creator herself. Most of these accusations sprung from the seemingly cryptic tweets that have come from Bella […]
If you’re still unconvinced that robots cannot replicate the human brain, an AI language generator recently wrote an entire essay from scratch. No need to panic though because according to GPT-3, robots come in peace. GPT-3 is an advanced language model that uses machine learning to produce human-like text. For this experiment, the prompt was […]
Given the expedited rate of technology nowadays, it’s no longer surprising to see, hear, or read about robots replacing humans in their day-to-day work. And this time around, robots are set to play a new part in society–pole dancers. According to multiple reports, a nightclub in Nantes, France, unveiled two new pole-dancing robots to celebrate […]
From Neill Blomkamp, the director of “District 9” and “Elysium,” comes the futuristic action-thriller “Chappie” starring Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, with Sigourney Weaver and Hugh Jackman.