Archive for February, 2009

The New High Tech Workforce

Wednesday, February 25th, 2009

Kpbs of San Diego has a great story on the new high tech workforce, and a company called Vision Robotics who are making it happen. Read more here: http://www.kpbs.org/news/local;id=9215 or here: 

And check out Vision Robotics here: http://www.visionrobotics.com/

Sundance Review

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

Check out the Sundance Review of Sleep Dealer the movie: http://www.slashfilm.com/2008/01/21/sundance-movie-review-sleep-dealer/

Variety.com

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

Check out Sleep Dealer on Variety.com  http://www.variety.com/

Robot Miners of the Future

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

This massive beast can devour 120 tonnes of rock in a single bite: http://www.solve.csiro.au/0505/article5.htm

Attack of the Killer Robots

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

From Spiegel Online ”The US Army’s latest recruits are 1 meter (about 3 feet) tall, wear desert camouflage and are armed with black M249 machine guns. They also move on caterpillar tracks and — thanks to five camera eyes — can even see in the dark.”

Read More: http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/0,1518,500140,00.html