AOC teams up with the Intercept, Naomi Klein, and illustrator Molly Crabapple to imagine a happy future in which the Green New Deal helps save the planet. Well, most of the planet. Pity about Miami. (See video at 6:02.)
Monthly Archives: April 2019
Apparently, hobby-horse riding is a thing in Scandinavia (especially Finland): Finland’s Hobbyhorse Girls, Once a Secret Society, Now Prance in Public.
They have competitions and everything. According to the NYT and the trailer for the inevitable movie, it’s a form of girl power.
Police in Washington County, Oregon, have responded to a distress call from a woman claiming her home was being burgled, only to discover a robotic vacuum trapped inside the bathroom.
Of course some day, someone really will figure out how to use a robot to do a burglary. Or, more likely, subvert one via your smart home.
We’ll be talking about what robots are actually coming, what they may do, and how we should prepare for it, at We Robot 2019, which starts tomorrow. Advance registration is closed, but on-site registration will be available.
Check out the Traffic Simulator.
Being from Miami, first thing I did is set the slider to simulate less-polite drivers under “lane-changing behavior”. Chaos ensues.
Next up, traffic cones everywhere. Pretty soon it will look just like local roads!