Read the headline as "Watercooler Bot...". The thought of water cooler that you can shoot the shit with got me really excited for a minute. Case of the Mondays, I guess. »
What's the term limit for a script? Is like books or patents, where after a certain time the writer (or estate controlling it) loses profit rights? »
This brings up one of the biggest complaints I hear from critics of modern navies.
"Ships aren't survivable anymore. They don't build them like they used to."
Well here you are folks. A "old school" ship designed and built to "take a hit and keep on fighting". This ship would be OUT of the fight after a hit like this.… »
That is incorrect. They have no insider information on the business decisions of a company, and therefore are not required to be on those lists. If you started to go down this path, then no congressman would be able to invest in ANY industry because their votes impact virtually all areas of business. Senator Crooked… »
Whatever happened to repurposing the used Li-Ion batteries from hybrid vehicles for this purpose? Aren't we far enough along with some of the first generation Prius to put these sorts of designs to the test? »
Are they used for ballistic protection traditionally, or are they for general earthen barricading? »
I think it's similar to reading a non-fiction tragedy, and then recommending that book to someone. You're recommending that book for its ability to cause an empathetic reaction. The only thing that's changed here is the medium. Social media has provided easier access to this feeling for many.
I just finished reading… »
All Access is where you can stream anything in there library (just like Spotify). I'm guessing what you're listening to is what you own. »
What a monster. I wonder what it looks like fully laden. I'm guess you don't even see the red. Would also like to see it fully laden in rough seas. A battle between steel and the ocean. »
Apple's waiting for them to file for Chapter 11. Then they'll come in and offer to buy all those "flawed" cylinders for use on their watches. »
Capitalism folks. If DARPA puts out money for a new robot initiative; you can guarantee there'll be solicitors. Boston Dynamics is one of many companies. It's not like Google is buying Lockheed, or GD, or Northrop, etc. All those companies can meet Darpa's national defense needs. In fact, up until last 2-3 decades… »
Cortana can, but like Siri, it has its limits. I can ask Cortana "What's the weather like?" then follow with "How about in Phoenix?". »