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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Video: Boston Dynamics Shows Off Their Robots’ Impressive Dance Skills

Robotics company Boston Dynamics went viral today after sharing a video of several of their robots dancing to The Contours’ «Do You Love Me?» The video, which garnered a lot of attention on Twitter, is thought by some to reduce the intimidating nature of the machines. While we are still a bit weird about robots, …
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Nonsensical AI-Generated Memes Are Straight-Up Gold

We’ve just found our new favorite thing on the internet: This Meme Does Not Exist, a feature on the site Imgflip that generates memes using artificial intelligence. The results are completely ridiculous, but they certainly had us laughing. Try it out for yourself, and please share the results with us.