DALL-E Is Making Crazed AI-Generated Art Pieces That Speak Volumes About The People Behind Them

If you’re somebody that spends a lot of time on certain corners of Twitter, you may have recently found your feed clogged up by a particular type of monstrosity. I’m not talking about the latest flavor of ridiculous discourse, or that one guy you follow who is the living definition of a desperate need to …
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Compelling Reasons Connecting Everything to the Internet is a Mistake

Ever look around and get the sense that we’re living in some sort of techno-dystopia? We get it—sometimes it’s cool to have lights that you can dim from your phone or a watch that tells you how many calories you burned, but maybe the ‘Internet of Things’ has gone too damn far. Once you start …
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Amazon’s Alexa Tells Child to Touch Live Electrical Plug With Penny

When a 10-year-old girl asked Amazon’s Alexa to give her a ‘challenge,’ her mother was shocked when the device told her daughter to ‘plug in a phone charger about halfway into a wall outlet, then touch a penny to the exposed prongs.’ Sounds like something an evil possessed appliance straight out of Maximum Overdrive would say. …
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Twitter Bot That Describes Memes Gets it Comically Wrong Every Time

Neural networks are artificial networks of neurons that are the backbone of deep learning algorithms. They’re basically simulated brains that have the capacity to ‘learn’ from datasets. If you remember those trippy ‘deep dream’ images that were going around several years ago, those were generated using a neural network. But not only is this sort …
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Jamba Juice Robot Gets Dunked On For Failing Miserably At Its Job

If we’re really living in the future that the tech bros want and we’re getting automated out of our jobs, you would hope the machines that replace us at least do things properly. Well, bad news for any juice mixologists out there: it looks like the robots are coming for you, but they don’t have …
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20+ Reasons Connecting Everything To The Internet Is A Mistake

Ever look around and get the sense that we’re living in some sort of techno-dystopia? We get it—sometimes it’s cool to have lights that you can dim from your phone or a watch that tells you how many calories you burned, but maybe the ‘Internet of Things’ has gone too damn far. Once you start …
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Footage of Humanoid Robots Failing at Parkour is Both Disturbing and Hilarious

Boston Dynamics, the engineering and robotics company notorious for their creepy dancing humanoid robots, has recently released footage of their latest Terminator-like Atlas droid demonstrating whole-body athletics in an obstacle course. But science and technology doesn’t always go according to plan—turns out there’s a lot of trial and error involved in designing our future robot …
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Elon Musk’s ‘Tesla Bot’ Sparks Funny & Fearful Reaction Memes

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced the company’s foray into humanoid robots during Tesla’s AI Day livestream last night. The bot, which is aptly named ‘Tesla Bot’ will operate on the same intelligence as the company’s self-driving cars.  Join us to build the future of AI → https://t.co/Gdd4MNet6q pic.twitter.com/86cXMVnJ59 — Tesla (@Tesla) August 20, 2021 Musk’s …
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23 Reasons Why Connecting Everything To The Internet Is A Mistake

Ever look around and get the sense that we’re living in some sort of techno-dystopia? We get it—sometimes it’s cool to have lights that you can dim from your phone or a watch that tells you how many calories you burned, but maybe the ‘Internet of Things’ has gone too damn far. Once you start …
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23 Reasons Why Connecting All Things To The Internet Is Cursed

Ever look around and get the sense that we’re living in some sort of techno-dystopia? We get it—sometimes it’s cool to have lights that you can dim from your phone or a watch that tells you how many calories you burned, but maybe the ‘Internet of Things’ has gone too damn far. Once you start …
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