J. Robert King

Archive for May 2nd, 2009

Robot Anxiety

For a long time, we have feared the robots. We feared HAL in 2001: A Space Odyssey. We feared the robots in the  Terminator franchise. We feared the run-amok robots in IRobot. Now I have bought an IRobot–from the Roomba corporation. A Roomba is basically a shorter, squatter version of R2D2 (who already had body-image issues) […]

May 2nd, 2009
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