Friday, August 22, 2014Anthropomorphic
Look at what two years on Mars did to the Curiosity Rover | The Verge - Those pictures made me oddly sad. Poor little robot. I wonder if I would've felt the same way if I'd never seen WALL-E? TwitterFlipboardThe Old Reader
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Totally went down the IKEA hack rabbit hole for a couple hours today. I'm definitely thinking of improving our Billy with some trim and mouldings, a fresh coat of paint, and possibly even some hipster backboards. (And damn, how gorgeous is this faux mid-century modern sideboard!?)
5 Myths of Cast Iron Cookware - Maker Tour | The Kitchn - I want one, but oddly Rodd thinks they're probably more hassle than they're worth.
Shark Pencil Case Tutorial
Should your robot driver kill you to save a child's life? - PC & Tech Authority - Interesting little ethical conundrum that I hadn't thought about with regards to self-driving cars. Is it a matter of users having a "setting" in the car for "Save me at all costs"? Or, as Rodd more cynically put it, would there be a premium upgrade for the software that includes self-preservation if you pay enough?
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