Apr 01 2013

EOL: Log for 01042013

Category: Extras, podcastsrenger @ 11:38 am

Listen to EOL Log 01042013


In the third millennium, the world changed. Climate, nations, all were in upheaval. The Earth transformed into a poisonous, scorched desert, known as “The Cursed Earth”. Millions of people crowded into a few Megacities, where roving bands of street savages created violence the justice system could not control. Law, as we know it, collapsed. From the decay rose a new order, a society ruled by a new, elite force. A force with the power to dispense both justice and punishment. They were the police, jury and executioner all in one. They were … the Roombas.


Log Entry for 01-04-2013


In today’s log, it’s important for us to describe not only where we are today, but how we got here.


It all started with:

Panasonic To Unveil New Helper Robots

And there was then competition.

Robot Vacuums: Roomba, Smarbo, And Now The Smartphone-Controlled RoboKing

Then they got smarter

Social Network for Robots Lets You Talk to Your Roomba

Robots invent their own language

Then they started to evolve

Gecko-Inspired Robot Rolls Up Walls

New ‘Rubber Robot’ Crawls Through Small Spaces With Inflatable Limbs

And don’t forget

35-Foot Robot Snake Weighs a Ton, Causes Nightmares  

Military To Field Test “Throwable” Robots

That was followed by the dumbass who did

Brit builds smartphone into prosthetic arm

Robot Controls Person’s Arm To Manipulate Objects

Japanese Engineers Create Extremely lifelike Robot Girlfriend

And now we hear reports from the U K that their resistance said they went all T 1000

Self Healing Chips

And today, we bring you

Robots Rocking Out