Category archives for Androids

Repliee: Live in the “flesh”

A quick note to let all interested parties know that Repliee Q1expo, the latest thing in android science, is on display at this week’s WIRED NEXTFEST in Manhattan. If anyone out there has time for a fieldtrip, Neurontic would love to hear your impressions. Preliminary reports suggest that she’s uncanny when sitting still, but bears…

Android Science

I’m sure someone has come up with an elaborate theory to explain why Blade Runner had such a profound impact on GenXers, but I’ve yet to read it. All I know is that ever since I watched Daryl Hannah doing somersaults in that black leotard, I’ve been obsessed with the idea of androids. The slow…