As part of my weekly paper reviews I read a 2008 paper that describes creating a robot eye based on the physical design of a human eye. It didn’t go well. … More Creating a Biomimetic Robotic Eye
Robots and artificial intelligence will change the world and the capacity for improvement is phenomenal – but what if we get it wrong? A question I received on YouTube got me thinking. … More Robot Ethics – Will They Kill All Humans?
This week I look at a paper discussing whether we can ever really like super-realistic humanoid robots as much as humans. … More Is the Uncanny Valley an Uncanny Cliff?
The Amazon Dash Button launched in the UK in September and I just got my own. Does anybody actually need one or is this the most pointless product ever? … More Amazon Dash Button UK Launch – Utterly Pointless
After spending a few weeks with my Chromebook I love it but wanted to geek out and add even more utility to it so I decided to install Ubuntu on it alongside my Chrome OS install. In under an hour I’ve increased my productivity no end. … More Installing Linux on an Acer Chromebook