In The News:

Geminoid-DK: possibly the creepiest android yet built – another master piece by Japanese roboticist Hiroshi Ishiguro. This thing is so far down the uncanny valley that it’s scary.

Printing a human kidney – a TED talk demonstration of this amazing technology… we’re fast approaching the immortal tipping point.

Masdar city runs into problems – the ambitious project to build ‘the city of the future’ in the middle of the desert has run into funding problems during the recession.

50 000 Japanese download the Android flashlight app after disaster – mobile computing is saving lives… go google!

Death and the Powers: A robot Opera – an opera combining human and robotic performers… and it’s getting good reviews.

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