Proof You Should Always Hire a Babysitter for Your Robot

by Amy Marcott on December 29, 2010 · 1 comment

in Campus Culture, Engineering, Modern Geekhood, Student Life

If you’ve ever wondered what happens when Media Lab researchers go home, check out Media Lab@Night, created by Leo Bonanni MA ’03, SM ’05, PhD ’10 in 2006.

In a nutshell, the robots can’t be trusted. Nor, for that matter, can the pushpin computers or sensor shoes or PlayPals. Just watch, you’ll see what I mean.

Screen shot from the Media Lab@Night video

Screen shot from the Media Lab@Night video.

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Gadget Review March 28, 2012 at 5:50 am

Haha very funny light hearted article …but it makes you think what can happen when/if robots have thoughts of their own.

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