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InvisibleCow Shit Collector
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Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :)
    #2768994 - 06/06/04 03:14 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

I came across this little guy in a news article.  It seems to be an extreme evolution of what the furbee was to be lol!

CLICK HERE for the sony site and to see it move around :smile:



and here it is golfing.  this thing looks like it will do alot...



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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2769259 - 06/06/04 04:56 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Wow that is such an advancement in robotics. About a year ago they had problems with humanoid robots trying to pick up a ball, now they got one that does so much more.

To program such a robot is so unbelievably difficult. QRIO is so cute :laugh:!


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    #2769489 - 06/06/04 06:12 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: T0aD]
    #2769504 - 06/06/04 06:17 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

I wonder how much it will cost... prob an arm and a leg. lol but they are definately cool. I love how fluid and lifelike the movements are. and it has hands! little hands! haha


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2769527 - 06/06/04 06:29 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Thats a really cool web page too.

I love the way it braces itself if it's going to fall over.

I want one :smile:


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: DreaMaTrix]
    #2769538 - 06/06/04 06:33 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

oh i found more videos, some of it dancing to music. wahaha

http://gear.ign.com/articles/454/454535p1.html?fromint=1

searching for vids will bring a few more up but the first is pretty funny


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2769559 - 06/06/04 06:41 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

The wireless technology built into it is probably so it can interface with Skynet :lol:

I wonder if they programmed in the 3 Laws of Robotics?

Or maybe they're saving that for future revisions, after several people are murdered by their toy robots! :p


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2769649 - 06/06/04 07:12 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

woah that is so cool! I want one. How much is it!?


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2770239 - 06/06/04 11:26 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Hmmm

it's incredible + very cool..
but at the same time, one part of me just wants to smash it

a robot to live and play with me? Why? All this research for what -- a pal? Is its purpose really just for my amusement - an inorganic pet whose purpose is my satisfaction? Iuno bout you guys, but I'd say No Thanks


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2770382 - 06/07/04 12:15 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Looks like a mini Honda ASIMO. Cute.


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Locus]
    #2770426 - 06/07/04 12:36 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

I was reading around and the speculations are it will cost 10,000-50,000$ (oooookay) until about 2006.


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2770429 - 06/07/04 12:37 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Wow....


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2770635 - 06/07/04 02:14 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

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I was reading around and the speculations are it will cost 10,000-50,000$ (oooookay) until about 2006.




oh ok... weeelllll... then fuck that.


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2770833 - 06/07/04 06:08 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

Awesome! I wonder if someday robots with greater capabilities will be as common as PC's.


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Le_Canard]
    #2771230 - 06/07/04 12:02 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

he connects to the internet..wow...i wonder what he does on it?


shit..i might finance me one!!!!!!!


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2771601 - 06/07/04 02:04 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

What the fuck, it missed? If I buy a golfing robot, it had damn well better sink every put.


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: ]
    #2773421 - 06/08/04 12:55 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

if he goes on the internet, we should buy one and put him on the shroomery and see how much he whores it up


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: ]
    #2773585 - 06/08/04 01:57 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

probably uploads videos of you. JK, I'm not sure if I need a robot like that to connect to the internet.


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Re: Sony's New robot! Hes pretty cool :) [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #2775025 - 06/08/04 04:25 PM (13 years, 5 months ago)

I would purchase 5000 and start my own robot army! :hellfire:


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    #2780214 - 06/10/04 06:11 AM (13 years, 5 months ago)

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