Category: "Our robot overlords"

Photo of the Day: Ken Jennings is Awesome

I am glad he has a sense of humor in the face of our impending doom. more »
posted by brendoman | 02/17/11| 08:59:00 am| Our robot overlords, Anything Else| 2 comments »


Robonaut 2

(via Digg) Speaking of our robot overlords, are you watching Caprica? more »
posted by admin | 02/05/10| 05:19:51 am| Our robot overlords| 5 comments »


I Know the Answer...

I'm glad someone is asking the tough questions. Hat tip to Geekologie. more »
posted by brendoman | 01/18/10| 10:34:19 am| Our robot overlords| 4 comments »


Obama Knows What's Up With Robots

Yes. more »
posted by brendoman | 11/25/09| 08:26:41 am| Our robot overlords| Leave a comment »


WTF of the Day: Titan Robot

Forget that little blob thing, this guy is part T-800 and part Cylon. Yikes. Look at how fast it is! It has hooves like a freaking Cyberdemon from Doom! Thank goodness it is just a dude in a suit. A very fancy suit, but a suit nonetheless. If this… more »
posted by brendoman | 10/23/09| 09:30:55 am| Our robot overlords, WTF of the Day| Leave a comment »


Morphing blob robot

This could be T-1000's ancestor. Increase the resolution of the cells and you could make a very versatile and frightening bot. (via Digg) more »
posted by admin | 10/17/09| 12:54:49 pm| Our robot overlords| 1 comment »


Robots climbing walls

Robots can climb walls now. Sorry to be the one to tell you this. more »
posted by admin | 06/24/09| 09:58:54 am| Our robot overlords| Leave a comment »


WTF of the Day: Cyberdyne is Real

Yeah, you heard me. Cyberdyne is a real company in Japan. Did I mention they are building a "cyborg-type robot" that you wear as a suit? This both fascinates and terrifies me. Thanks to /Film for the heads up. more »
posted by brendoman | 05/22/09| 07:32:40 pm| Our robot overlords, WTF of the Day| Leave a comment »


It Starts in Japan

The revolution has begun. As expected, it started in Japan under the cover of "Roppongi Art Night." As crazy conspiracy theorists and creationists, the Brendo-Team knows what is really afoot. Here are pics of the carnage: For more on… more »
posted by Hundiejo | 03/29/09| 12:18:02 pm| Bizarre, culture/news, Our robot overlords| 4 comments »


Chuck Klosterman Knows What's Up

A Brief History of the Twenty-first Century - Esquire 2074 TO 2078: Robot vs. Animal War. MAY 4, 2079: The Robot vs. Animal War concludes with the Kenya Peace Accords. The animals get Africa, Asia, North and South America, and Australia. Europe and… more »
posted by brendoman | 10/06/08| 12:17:19 pm| Linkworthy, Funny Stuff, Our robot overlords| 1 comment »


Robot with biological brain

These scientists, working to hasten the day when we are exterminated by our robot overlords, have attached a suspension of biological neurons to a robot. The electrical activity of the biological brain drives the robot via some electrodes. The robot… more »
posted by admin | 08/26/08| 07:32:18 am| Our robot overlords| 1 comment »


WTF of the Day: Robot Kills Man

Robots: Man Designs a Robot to Kill Him -- And Succeeds It begins.... An elderly man in Australia who didn't want to be placed in a home for assisted living built a robot to end his misery. He downloaded the specs for a robot that could point and… more »
posted by brendoman | 03/24/08| 11:08:46 am| Our robot overlords, WTF of the Day| 2 comments »


Lifelike robotic quadraped

Boston Dynamics, a small DARPA-funded robotics company is designing the robot in the video for the US military. The video shows the bot, called BigDog, maintaining balance while being kicked, slipping on ice, climbing over rubble and leaping. It can… more »
posted by admin | 03/17/08| 10:33:48 pm| Our robot overlords| 2 comments »


When robots become self aware...

... we are so fucked. Honda Robots Pair Up to Lend a Hand - AP - 11DEC07 [liveleak]3f5_1197391719&p=1[/liveleak] The music to the vid is quite fitting for a science experiment gone awry. more »
posted by gringo | 2007-12-11| 09:10:37| Our robot overlords| 2 comments »


Robots walking on water

Scientists discover how to make robots bounce on water - Your private island won't make you safe from the coming robot take-over. (via Digg) more »
posted by admin | 12/10/07| 09:07:19 am| Our robot overlords| Leave a comment »


More Robots

Toyota's new robot can play the violin, help the aged - Breitbart - 06DEC07 Flexible-jointed robot is no pushover - NewScientistTech.com - 06DEC07 - Watch the Video Playing the violin, taking care of our old folk, and now we can't seem to even push… more »
posted by gringo | 2007-12-06| 14:42:40| Our robot overlords| 1 comment »


Scariest Robot Ever

Simroid: Dentistry in the uncanny valley (video) ::: Pink Tentacle Seriously, this dentist training robot is super creepy. It looks like something out of a Japanese horror movie. Hat tip to Boing Boing. more »
posted by brendoman | 11/28/07| 02:42:55 pm| Our robot overlords, Video of the Day| Leave a comment »


Soundwave Has Arrived

OMG Whoever buys this for me gets a high five. Even the freaking headphones transform and it has an SD Card slot! more »
posted by brendoman | 08/17/07| 12:05:16 pm| Movies, TeeVee, Tunes, Our robot overlords, Anything Else| 1 comment »


New Poll

Gringo and I were talking about this one on the phone and thought it would make a good poll. Add your own answer if you want. The Return of the King won the best #3 poll, for anyone who is wondering. more »
posted by brendoman | 07/08/07| 05:32:42 am| Site News, Our robot overlords| 3 comments »


Robotic lawnmower kills human

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posted by admin | 06/06/07| 11:45:56 am| Our robot overlords| Leave a comment »


Holy Crap, Voltron is REAL

This Slashdot article is crazy. It's only a matter of time before an armed automated module is created, stolen by or sold to someone, and we're discussing the "Great Voltron War of 2019." Seriously. more »
posted by brendoman | 02/24/07| 12:58:09 pm| Our robot overlords| Leave a comment »


Asimo on stairs

If you thought you could escape the robot rebellion by hiding upstairs or running, you better head back to the drawing board. more »
posted by admin | 01/14/07| 04:09:46 pm| Our robot overlords| 2 comments »


Scary Robot Stuff

Swarmanoid robot project foreshadows certain robotic takeover - Engadget The primary focus (aside from instilling an imminent fear of global robotic dominance) is to create a small army of specialized robots that can successfully "adapt to live in… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/30/06| 12:10:26 pm| Our robot overlords| Leave a comment »


Jazz Designs Leaked

Ain't It Cool News: The best in movie, TV, DVD, and comic book news. I sense inspiration from all over the place (BIONICLE and EVANGELION?), but no real uniqueness. This being said, I'm assuming (and hoping) such distinction will be better defined… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/25/06| 01:22:49 pm| Movies, Our robot overlords| Leave a comment »


More Optimus Prime Pics

Ain't It Cool News: The best in movie, TV, DVD, and comic book news. AICN has some clearer versions of the already leaked Optimus Prime pictures, including some close-ups of his head. Check out this one: I think it looks pretty good. Like I said,… more »
posted by brendoman | 09/05/06| 04:38:10 pm| Movies, Our robot overlords| 8 comments »


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