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Nerd Talk: Let's hope Artificial Intelligence always stays this dumb

What’s up with the all this talk about artificial intelligence taking our jobs? While AI combined with a childhood of watching Terminator 2 leaves me a super skeptical adult human, the current robot threat remains small. DARPA´s Real life Bender is still Beta They get drunk now?! Ok, well maybe it’...
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Nerd Talk: Five robots that can take your day job

No matter what job you do today, it’s likely that you’re super screwed and we have robots to blame. Not robots like living tissue over metal endoskeleton - or forget the skin, a silver machine of death carrying a laser chain gun, no, not like that. More like “I don’t have to consume food that I...
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Someone Punch this Robot Burger Flipper In Its Stupid Robot Face

THIS BURGER-FLIPPING ROBOT SHOULD FREAK YOU THE F OUT. Video of "FLIPPY" | Miso Robotics Seriously, here's a dude who just learned that Linda the grill operator has been replaced by a robot and has that "they're gonna fire me next if I don't take a pay cut" look on his face. He...
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Nerd Talk: Are You Ready for Robot Sports?

Are you going to be ok when artificially intelligent robots start playing our sports? As long as we think about the sports we love the way we love them, the answer for me is a hard "no." The beauty of sport is watching the human mind paired with a physical ability pushed to the point of bending...
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Nerd Talk - November 8, 2016

I worry that today, despite how tense I feel, will not be the end of the terrible election coverage. I fear that starting tomorrow it actually gets several degrees worse. Sigh. Here, I thought of some super sweet (non) technology things to do to avoid being barfed on by election coverage! Nerd Talk...
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Nerd Talk - November 2, 2016

Here I am jabbering about our own Loch Ness Monster in Alaska, but since I'm too lazy/overconfident to look at a map, I didn't realize that Fairbanks is landlocked, not on the coast. SORRY I'M AN IDIOT. Nerd Talk - November 2, 2016 Read More: 1. Alaska has it’s own loch ness monster . 2. Scary...
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Nerd Talk - October 28, 2016

In about six seconds I doubt many of us will even remember a certain social media app that's getting shut down this year... Also, taser drones? How could that possibly be used for evil?! Nerd Talk - October 28, 2016 Read More: 1. Your 6 seconds of fame is over, RIP Vine . 2. Oh good, taser drones...
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Nerd Talk - October 26, 2016

One of the predominant theories explaining life on Earth involves a piece of space rock with organic material arriving on our baby planet starting a huge evolution process. So what if we took dead people and fired them at other celestial bodies to make more gooey planets?! Nerd Talk - October 26,...
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Nerd Talk - October 21, 2016

Nintendo Switch may not come out until next year, but next year isn't that far away. I can't wait to play Mario! Nerd Talk - October 21, 2016 Read More: 1. Introducing the Nintendo Switch . 2. Social media for wealthy people . 2. AI traffic signals may be the answer for the Mercer mess .
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Nerd Talk - October 20, 2016

Turns out that those three stomachs cows fill up with grass and junk are making the methane out the entrance NOT in the form of rear exhaust farts and there's a simple solution to cut it way down! Nerd Talk - October 20, 2016 Read More 1. Seaweed Cows . 2. The NFL is gonna be real mad at the...
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