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The Anki Cozmo toy robot has personality, intelligence ... and might rule the world — It's a remarkably strange experience when you are defeated by a robot. You feel a little foolish or wonder if the world is going to end at some point. For now, a robot can win a game where you tap on the side of a block.

6 Mispronounced Words and Phrases That Make You Sound Foolish

Why Everyone Should Drive a Ferrari FF Wearing the Sony PlayStation VR Goggles — It's a 651-horsepower behemoth, a rocket strapped to sheet metal. The sleek lines, like the sloping hills of a California coastal town, beckon you in their shimmering glory. You stand in front of the car and can open and close the door.

10 curious things to ask the Google Assistant on a Google Pixel phone — The Google Pixel phone comes with a robotic helper named Google Assistant. I've been using it for a week or more and find that it fits perfectly into my daily routine, even if the bot is not as powerful as Amazon Alexa or Apple Siri quite yet (in my opinion).

8 Awesome Hacks and Tips for the Google Pixel Smartphone — It's brand spanking new. The shrinkwrap is freshly crinkled, there's a faint smell of packing peanuts in the air. That's right, you're the proud owner of the Google Pixel or what many pundits are calling the best smartphone ever, or least the best challenger to the throne occupied by the iPhone.

Your Tesla Will Know About Your Next Meeting and Drive You There Automatically — Speaking to robots, asking them for directions, relying on Amazon Alexa to order flowers for our spouse. Those things reveal the current state of artificial intelligence. Soon, it will all seem like the Dark Ages, because Tesla has decided to radically improve how they automate our lives.

Welcome to the Age of the Highly Scalable 'Pop-up' Office: 15 Experts Share Their Tips — Your office is too static. Workers sit stiff-necked on an older "performance chair" then dash off to Starbucks to get some real work done. Everything about the cubicles, the conference rooms, and the decor says "we miss the 90s" and doesn't promote open-minded thinking.

The all-out battle for game realism takes two dramatic steps forward — Gamers will be faced with a tough decision soon. On the one hand, there's the graphics realism of Battlefield 1, the incredible WWI first person shooter that puts you in the boots of a soldier on the front lines of combat.

Here's what’s so frustrating about Bill Belichick dissing the Microsoft Surface tablet — It's tough being a sports fan and a tech follower at the same time. There are instances when you have to pick your true allegiance, and this is one of those instances. First, I should point out that I've always felt Bill Belichick was one of the best coaches in the NFL, and I have a detached appreciation for the New England Patriots.
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Oct 24, 2016

RT @VentureBeat: The Anki Cozmo toy robot has personality, intelligence ... and might rule the world  by @jmbrandonbb

Oct 24, 2016

@jonvick @Inc You are right and I have no idea how to say it

Oct 24, 2016

RT @Inc: You could get a $179,933 fine if you bring this phone on a plane @jmbrandonbb 

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