Rather than a future filled with humanoid robotic overlords as envisioned by the Terminator films, the proliferation of animal-inspired robots makes it seem much more likely that we'll be doing the bidding of a veritable zoo of snakebots, insectbots, robolobsters, mulebots, and perhaps the occasion...
May 14th 2006 at 9:00pm
blundering step towards empowering our future robotic overlords with the ability to recognize when we're being insolent,
a group of computer vision researchers at the University of Illinois have invented "shrug-detecting" software
that allows a webcam-equipped computer to pick...
April 27th 2006 at 2:53pm