One Hacker Band is a fun project by a techie who builds custom robots to play his instruments and makes fun videos with them. As you can see above, the machines might not have quite the grit and fervor of Kurt Cobain, but they can still get the basics down. Also: it's just an incredibly impressive engineering feat!
Yesterday, we learned that a robot confused its repairman with a box and killed him. Hopefully Dextrous Robotics' chopstick robot demonstrated in the video below will be more diligent about… READ THE REST
At a pepper-sorting plant in South Korea's South Gyeongsang province, a technician was inspecting a robot whose job is to lift boxes of vegetables and place them on pallets. As… READ THE REST
I'm a big fan of tantalizingly complex pre-electric automatons and computers, from the mechanism found at Antikythera to the Blaise Bontems. In an hourlong documentary, embedded below, Professor Simon Schaffer… READ THE REST
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