Entertainment Robot America (ERA), a division of Sony Electronics Inc. (SEL) has proclaimed November 21, “AIBO, Here There and Everywhere” day in the City by the Bay, San Francisco, California. For more information, visit www.aibo.com. If you think you’ve had enough of that high-tech box in front of you, check out The Illustrated Guide to Breaking Your Computer.
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- What it’s like to ship yourself overn... — What it’s like to ship yourself overnight on Cabin’s sleep pod bus | TechCrunchhttps://techcrunch.com/2017/07/22/cabin-sleep-pod-bus-review/A round trip Cabin between Los Angeles and San Francisco costs $230. What you get with Cabin is a sleep pod, bedding, free Wi-Fi, complimentary water, nighttime tea, coffee, earplugs and a melatonin supplement. You can store up to two pieces of [...]
- San Francisco loves tech and fancy co... — San Francisco loves tech and fancy coffee. So of course it has barista robots – LA Timeshttp://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-cafe-x-automation-20170217-story.htmlCafe X combines two of San Francisco’s favorite things: artisanal coffee and automated technology. “I prefer this because you don’t have to wait,” said Franco, whose coffee was made in less than a minute. “It even accepts PayPal.” [...]
- Transformers: The Last Knight review ... — Transformers: The Last Knight review – as tinnitus-inducingly pointless as ever | Film | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/film/2017/jun/21/transformers-the-last-knight-review-as-tinnitus-inducingly-pointless-as-ever-michael-bay?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=231601&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2It’s robots battling King Arthur in director Michael Bay’s fifth go round as director of the gigantic toy-commercial franchise. What could possibly go wrong? [...]
- Sphero’s new voice-activated Sp... — Sphero’s voice-activated Spider-Man toy has charming comic-book AI – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/products/sphero-spider-man/preview/?ftag=CAD1acfa04&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756Sphero is a company that makes robots, and remote-control toys. Spider-Man isn’t any of that. He’s a voice-activated doll, basically a large vinyl figure with moving limbs. But he is a talking, listening toy. It’s packed with 100 comic books’ worth of audio, according to Sphero. [...]
- The most anticipated tech of 2017 — The most anticipated tech of 2017 – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/pictures/the-most-anticipated-tech-of-2017/?ftag=CAD1acfa04&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756The year is almost half over, but there are some promising new gadgets on the horizon — some confirmed, some rumored. [...]