Deleted Amazon Tweet Leaks ‘All New’ $50 Echo Dot Smart Speaker

 Posted by on 2016-09-13 at 17:32  ai, alexa, amazon, artificial intelligence, dot, echo, Reblog, tech, Technology  Comments Off on Deleted Amazon Tweet Leaks ‘All New’ $50 Echo Dot Smart Speaker
Sep 132016
 

The voice-controlled smart speaker that houses Amazon’s personal assistant Alexa was announced back in March, costing $89.99, and is a smaller, palm-sized expansion to the company’s flagship Echo product that lets users expand the capabilities of the latter device to different rooms of their house.

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Distraught couple wake up to worst nightmare after robot vacuum mishap 

 Posted by on 2016-08-16 at 16:37  home, home improvement, humor, irobot, Reblog, robotics, robots, roomba, tech, Technology, wtf  Comments Off on Distraught couple wake up to worst nightmare after robot vacuum mishap 
Aug 162016
 

It’s been dubbed ‘The Poopocalypse’, ‘The Pooptastrophe’ and ‘The Pooppening’. Jesse Newton said ‘every conceivable surface’ was left covered in his dog’s poo after it was picked up by his Roomba, an automatic robot vacuum cleaner.

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GM President Says Driverless Cars Coming “Sooner Than You Think”

 Posted by on 2016-04-17 at 16:41  ai, cars, Reblog, tech, Technology, transit  Comments Off on GM President Says Driverless Cars Coming “Sooner Than You Think”
Apr 172016
 

The car industry is on the verge of its biggest transformation in more than a century, with a fleet of fully self-driving cars coming “sooner than you think,” according to General Motors President Dan Ammann.

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ArcAttack Rocks Gizmodo Gallery with Singing Tesla Coils in NYC

 Posted by on 2009-09-24 at 21:08  Events, Technology, Video  Comments Off on ArcAttack Rocks Gizmodo Gallery with Singing Tesla Coils in NYC
Sep 242009
 

Last night I had the opportunity to visit the Gizmodo Gallery in NYC and check out all the cool exhibits. By far the coolest was the Singing Tesla Coils by ArcAttack. The Tesla coils are programmed to emit various tones and pitches to make music, mostly video game music. The Tesla Coils are backed up by a robotic drum kit too. Check out the videos below for an example. If you ever have the chance to see ArcAttack live, I highly suggest you do, you wont regret it.





(Apologies for the crappy audio and sub-par video… I shot this with my digital camera.)

Putting it all together…

 Posted by on 2007-06-30 at 04:26  Editorial, Internet  Comments Off on Putting it all together…
Jun 302007
 

Sometimes the amount of data we have access to can become overwhelming. I open myself to as much incoming information sources as I possibly can and I often feel overwhelmed at the incoming sensory deluge. The ability to sort and filter all of this information quickly is important. Most people on the internet are still just searching the internet for websites, or worse browsing exclusively inside of closed networks or communities. Some of us are actually “subscribing” to data, allowing it to be sent to us instead of having to seek it out. As we use these new tools and technologies, we tell the computer a little more about what is important, and what we are looking for.

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