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Have Your Food Delivered by Robot Ninjas – Urlesque

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Have Your Food Delivered by Robot Ninjas – Urlesque.  Dear god, robots were bad enough, but Robot Ninjas?! This will get countered with Robot Pirates and the escalation will continue until robopacolypse!

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April 5, 2010 at 1:24 pm

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Snakebots on a Pole

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Innovative locomotion has been a hallmark of robot design.  In addition to walking, rolling, and hopping, there is now snakelike compression and climbing which allows the snakebot to climb poles.  The design will allow the robots to work in very dangerous locations, at least dangerous for humans.

The specific application that keeps being mentioned is in construction work on tall buildings.   Pretty soon, not even stairs will be an obstacle to a robot that wants to kill us.

MSNBC 1/20/2009 Climbing no obstacle for snakebots

Written by luminousx

January 20, 2009 at 7:22 am

Save the Dirty Jobs for the Robots

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Household chores take away from the time I can spend with my family.  Every dish I have to do, every piece of clothing that needs to be laundered, every minute I spend sweeping is all time stolen from me.

There are more and more options for robots in the home.

The Age 1/5/2009 Robo-sapiens get the dirty jobs

Written by geekmom99

January 5, 2009 at 8:19 pm

Robot Invasion of Mars

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I-SWARM, a robotic project that allows thousands of tiny (cenimeters long) scampering robots to communicate and coordinate like a colony of ants may be sent to Mars.  A swarm of robots provides a lot of backup so the failure of one unit does not mean the entire mission fails.

The researchers are now working on developing swarms of robots that can reconfigure themselves and assemble autonomously into larger robots as part of the EU-funded projects Symbrion and Replicator, with financing totalling EUR 5.3 million and EUR 5.41 million, respectively.

Symbrion and Replicator sound quite ominous.  Cool? Scary? Cool?  Scary-cool?

Cordis 12/3/2008 Life on Mars? It may come faster with robots

Written by geekmom99

December 3, 2008 at 2:56 pm

The Year is 2025 and Robots Rule… the Service Sector

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A U.S. agency, the National Intelligence Council, issued a report which concludes that by the year 2025, robots will be advanced enough to take over service industry jobs.  The low skilled job market will suffer a massive disruption once robots take over slinging burgers and emptying bedpans.

Techworld 11/25/2008 Agency sees robots replacing humans in service jobs by 2025

Written by luminousx

November 25, 2008 at 8:30 pm

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