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Google Builds Robot Army for Battle With Amazon | Wired Business | Wired.com

Google Builds Robot Army for Battle With Amazon | Wired Business | Wired.com | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
With every passing month, Google's steps toward directly challenging Amazon in online shopping become more overt. But none have been quite so cool as the company's apparent effort to build a retail robot army.
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This post is similar to the one which I posted  two days yesterday.  Google and Amazon are going to be pushing inovation in the package delivery industry.  

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Vonny~'s curator insight, December 9, 2013 9:31 AM

wow ... watch this space! :)

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An Interview with the worlds first natural birth born cyborg (somewhat) - Building Gods

An Interview with the worlds first natural birth born cyborg   (somewhat)  - Building Gods | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it

At 8 minutes in, you can see this human remotely turn on a lamp by 'double-clicking his hand (clapping)

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This film by Ken Gumbs tackles the issue of pending greater-than-human artificial intelligence and the possible ramifications.

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Chinese Wages Too High - Now Hiring Robots | Bud Meyers

Chinese Wages Too High - Now Hiring Robots | Bud Meyers | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it

Foxconn's CEO unveiled a plan to hire 1 million robots by 2013 (because robots are easier to manage and don't commit suicide).

 

 

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Robots dancing to Michael Jacksons Thriller - Nao - Thriller

Haha.  Thanks to my student Choi for sharing this!

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Robots dancing to Michael Jacksons Thriller

 

Awesome video


Via Efraim Silver, ABroaderView, Seungho CHOI
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Seungho CHOI's comment, May 22, 2012 9:30 AM
Awesome video and love MJ
Ken Morrison's comment, June 28, 2012 7:16 PM
Hi Tim
Thank you for sharing. It looks like you have a great scoop.it site here. Good luck!
Ken
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Scientists Model Brain to Teach Computers to Recognize

Scientists Model Brain to Teach Computers to Recognize | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
Researchers at the beginning of the computer revolution assumed that teaching a computer to recognize something would be easy. But half a century on computer vision is still a primitive thing.
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Another Robot Teacher Enters Korean Classrooms | Singularity Hub

Another Robot Teacher Enters Korean Classrooms | Singularity Hub | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it

Robosem is just one of many different machines that could help South Korea achieve its goal of placing a robot in every kindergarten by 2013.

 

Good or Bad?  Let me know what you think.

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Time magazine names Korea's English-teaching robot one of the year's best inventions.

Time magazine names Korea's English-teaching robot one of the year's best inventions. | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
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