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New DARPA robot breaks run speed record
DARPA's Cheetah robot - already the fastest legged robot ever - just broke its own land speed record.
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#4 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 15:11
I'd rather have robots fighting each other than humans. Or do you believe a skynet like threat is imminent? The things will be set up to kill people I am sure. That is the whole point of war, kill and subdue the enemy. If you don't kill people how can you instill fear. I could see some nonmilitary uses for it in planetary exploration. But nobody wants to spend money on that. Money must be spent for new and better ways to kill.
#5 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 15:15
I'd rather have robots fighting each other than humans. Or do you believe a skynet like threat is imminent? Scientists said about 5 or 6 years ago that if we carry on with robots and ai advancements with war we could be looking at a Terminator scenario. The things will be set up to kill people I am sure. That is the whole point of war, kill and subdue the enemy. If you don't kill people how can you instill fear. I could see some nonmilitary uses for it in planetary exploration. But nobody wants to spend money on that. Money must be spent for new and better ways to kill. Exactly. Sooner we esta...
#6 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 16:00
Not sure why but that "machine" gives me the creeps.
#7 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 16:41
just stick a human ish head on in place of the helmet and were almost getting seriously disturbed now when these heads and a skin are stretched over ASIMO.... and bear in mind there are tonnes of projects to get the human face bit working better, just a matter of time... they already build the sexbot.. yes a realistic female robot for... perverts Im thinking of getting one actually! Google it!
#8 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 16:43
I'd rather have robots fighting each other than humans. Or do you believe a skynet like threat is imminent? I think the point is whoever developes the technology fastet wont send its men in, therefore a less tech army will be destroyed, and few if any humans hurt
#9 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 17:14
The machines have arrived The thread-title made me think of the bodeful opening narration of Mutant Chronicles “At the end of the Ice Age, the machine came. It came from outside. It came from space. It came with one purpose: to change man into mutant.”
#10 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 18:52
If our soldiers are robots where is the need for peace.
#11 Posted by
on 28 December, 2012, 19:12
Robots will fight each other just long enough to realize that they could rule the world by working together against us. What kind of idiotic species keeps tempting fate by producing products that can easily lead to their own extinction? We do!!!!! We're that special kind of stupid.
#12 Posted by
on 29 December, 2012, 23:55
DARPA's 'Cheetah" Breaks Speed Records Imagine this bad boy when its got artificial skin and head
#13 Posted by
on 30 December, 2012, 2:23
Advanced Humanoid Roboy to be ‘Born’ in Nine Months oh no its getting crepier " Meet Roboy, “one of the most advanced humanoid robots,” say researchers at the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory of the University of Zurich. Their 15 project partners and over 40 engineers and scientists are constructing Roboy as a tendon-driven robot modeled on human beings (robots usually have their motors in their joints, giving them that “robot” break-dance look), so it will move almost as elegantly as a human. Roboy will be a “service robot,” meaning it will execute services independently for the convenience...
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