Astromech droids on a crowded subway.
photo by donsolo
I love my astromech toys. I have almost this many
It has begun
Technically, it’s not a robot, since it isn’t autonomous. It only acts according to its strict programming.
And I also want to keep an eye on those robots in case they try anything
- President Obama, Obama to Robots: I’m Watching You | Gizmodo
Say what I will about his politics, I do think Obama is a pretty cool guy.
oh my goodness. watch the whole thing. the last demo is almost frightening.
Well, we humans had a pretty good run while it lasted
Robots, space travel, plants… there’s nothing not to like about this story!
concept art for the Machine Seamstress from Tim Burton’s “9” (in theatres this September)
It’s for spying, but can also explode if it needs to.
[h/t coworker Dan]
the Harvester Terminator was also pretty cool
Hydrobot Terminator. Again, awesome to have a non-bipedal Terminator