Archive for February, 2008

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Tuesday, February 26th, 2008

Random House bravely opts to crowdsource the cover design of a new book on Crowdsourcing. See also ‘Crowdsourcing’ tagged shots on Flickr. Nice. Rejected Star Wars products concepts BBC experiments with surround video. How long can you watch it for without throwing up? Library staircase. Cooool. How to listen to iTunes only podcasts without itunes […]

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Friday, February 8th, 2008

Domo arigato, Mr Roboto. The Economist on robots in Japan. Kokoro, a Japanese manufacturer, showed off a robot for training dentists, which it developed with Nippon Dental University. As student dentists drill into its teeth, replete with sensors, the robot yelps “ouch!” when the work is not up to par. But the robot would really […]