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Wheels.ca
New technology threatens ages-old traditionAs a kid, I was a big fan of the Jetsons cartoon show. I loved watching George,
New technology threatens ages-old tradition
Wheels.ca / Posted 15 hours ago
As a kid, I was a big fan of the Jetsons cartoon show. I loved watching George, his dog Astro and son Elroy zoom around Orbit City in their aerocar. I fully expected to be slipping through the clouds in my own flying saucer when I turned 16. Didn’t... Read more
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The Register
Rampant robot tries to rip my clothes offcrusty old local pub, The Torque and Motherboard – and it is absolutely not jus
Rampant robot tries to rip my clothes off
The Register / Posted yesterday
crusty old local pub, The Torque and Motherboard – and it is absolutely not just a first-world problem. This is something The Jetsons got right. Clothes washing is ideal work for robots. However, it’s a little inconvenient that my valet continues... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Former Inmates Talk 'Life After Lockup' At Hartford Library Panel Discussionof opportunities" for her during her incarceration and that once she was releas
Former Inmates Talk 'Life After Lockup' At Hartford Library Panel Discussion
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
of opportunities" for her during her incarceration and that once she was released she felt like "Fred Flintstone going to the Jetsons." Since her release in October, Bernardi is scratching out progress in her foreign surroundings: She's employed... Read more
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examiner.com
LucidSound's Alex Verrey on redefining gaming headsetsheadsets to look like rejects from the set of an 80's movie anymore. We don't w
LucidSound's Alex Verrey on redefining gaming headsets
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
headsets to look like rejects from the set of an 80's movie anymore. We don't want to look like we walked straight out of The Jetsons, and we don't want to look like any other gaming headset. But it's still loaded with all of the technology that... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Famous cartoonist comes to Columbiathat ran in the mid to late 1960s. He's also worked on famous cartoons includin
Famous cartoonist comes to Columbia
KOMU Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
that ran in the mid to late 1960s. He's also worked on famous cartoons including Scooby-Doo, Smurfs, The Flintstones and The Jetsons, among others. Campbell says out of all the cartoons, he does have a personal favorite. "How can you compare... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Sweeping changes are upon us: Doug McIntyreroams around the house sweeping up the flotsam and jetsam we leave in our wake.
Sweeping changes are upon us: Doug McIntyre
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
roams around the house sweeping up the flotsam and jetsam we leave in our wake. Not as personable as Rosie the Robot from “The Jetsons” TV series, our Roomba has the advantage of silently going about its business without comment or judgment. I... Read more
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Boston Globe
Chatter bots are here to help yousystem. If you’ve been waiting for your very own (sassy) bot companion ever si
Chatter bots are here to help you
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
system. If you’ve been waiting for your very own (sassy) bot companion ever since watching your first episode of “The Jetsons,” there are plenty of them already up and running. Operator is a burgeoning bot-driven shopping service that... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Macau, China travel tips and things to do: 20 highlightsmacaupanda.org.mo. 4 LEARN SOME SCIENCE The space-age structure of the Macao S
Macau, China travel tips and things to do: 20 highlights
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 10 days ago
macaupanda.org.mo. 4 LEARN SOME SCIENCE The space-age structure of the Macao Science Centre looks like something out of The Jetsons. Designed by internationally renowned architect I.M. Pei, the centre looks spacey on the outside and has a host... Read more
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USA Today
Record Store Day: The holiday you didn't know existedyou've just rushed to your local music store to purchase the new Beatles releas
Record Store Day: The holiday you didn't know existed
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
you've just rushed to your local music store to purchase the new Beatles release, "Abbey Road." To you, 2016 seems like "The Jetsons" — flying cars, robots, maybe just thinking a song title will trigger it to play. And, honestly, that notion's... Read more
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Western Advocate
Macau, China travel tips and things to do: 20 highlightsmacaupanda.org.mo. 4 LEARN SOME SCIENCE The space-age structure of the Macao S
Macau, China travel tips and things to do: 20 highlights
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
macaupanda.org.mo. 4 LEARN SOME SCIENCE The space-age structure of the Macao Science Centre looks like something out of The Jetsons. Designed by internationally renowned architect I.M. Pei, the centre looks spacey on the outside and has a host... Read more
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The North West Star
Macau, China travel tips and things to do: 20 highlightsmacaupanda.org.mo. 4 LEARN SOME SCIENCE The space-age structure of the Macao S
Macau, China travel tips and things to do: 20 highlights
The North West Star / Posted 14 days ago
macaupanda.org.mo. 4 LEARN SOME SCIENCE The space-age structure of the Macao Science Centre looks like something out of The Jetsons. Designed by internationally renowned architect I.M. Pei, the centre looks spacey on the outside and has a host... Read more
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IGN
Warner Bros. to Launch Hanna-Barbera Cinematic Universe With S.C.O.O.B.it might be looking at for future films, but the Hanna-Barbera roster has plent
Warner Bros. to Launch Hanna-Barbera Cinematic Universe With S.C.O.O.B.
IGN / Posted 16 days ago
it might be looking at for future films, but the Hanna-Barbera roster has plenty of options. Johnny Quest, The Flintstones, The Jetsons, Yogi Bear, The Smurfs and more fall under the Hanna-Barbera license, though some of those rights now reside with... Read more
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ajc.com
Inside music producer Dallas Austin's modern homeRealty, the property provides "an out-of-this-world atmosphere." Although the
Inside music producer Dallas Austin's modern home
ajc.com / Posted 16 days ago
Realty, the property provides "an out-of-this-world atmosphere." Although the mansion looks like something from "The Jetsons," its picturesque Sandy Springs surroundings are more reminiscent of "The Waltons." The ultra modern masterpiece... Read more
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The Mercury News
Biff's to be torn down, replaced by 'hipster hive' of 255 condo unitsIt's been a generation since the last night owl stopped by Biff's, the spaceshi
Biff's to be torn down, replaced by 'hipster hive' of 255 condo units
The Mercury News / Posted 16 days ago
It's been a generation since the last night owl stopped by Biff's, the spaceship-looking landmark operating as a 24-7 coffee shop just off Broadway's Auto Row. Now, with the Oakland City Council's dead-of-night vote early Wednesday, April 6, it... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Southwestern Community College Celebrates 50 Years in Crestonthe Iowa Legislature put that system in place. The campus was originally design
Southwestern Community College Celebrates 50 Years in Creston
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 17 days ago
the Iowa Legislature put that system in place. The campus was originally designed to look like something from the cartoon, “The Jetsons.” It’s campus was designed with all circular buildings. One of the buildings was constructed, but instructors... Read more
17d
/Film
Warner Bros. Sets Animated Scooby-Doo Reboot for Fall 2018on the way. With Scooby-Doo getting a release date, we might be hearing about n
Warner Bros. Sets Animated Scooby-Doo Reboot for Fall 2018
/Film / Posted 17 days ago
on the way. With Scooby-Doo getting a release date, we might be hearing about new big screen attempts at The Flintstones, The Jetsons and Tom & Jerry sometime soon too. But that’s not all. Supposedly Warner Bros. is interested in possibly... Read more
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/Film
Scooby-Doo to Launch Hanna-Barbera Cinematic Universeshot at unlocking the whole Hanna-Barbera Universe.” Other Hanna-Barbera prope
Scooby-Doo to Launch Hanna-Barbera Cinematic Universe
/Film / Posted 17 days ago
shot at unlocking the whole Hanna-Barbera Universe.” Other Hanna-Barbera properties include The Flintstones, Yogi Bear, The Jetsons, The Smurfs, Top Cat, Jonny Quest, Wacky Races, Sealab 2020, and many other cartoons, although some of those,... Read more
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CNET
Here come the bots: Soon you can order flowers or get the news on Facebook Messengerto build chatty programs designed to, well, chat with its users. Think of it as
Here come the bots: Soon you can order flowers or get the news on Facebook Messenger
CNET / Posted 18 days ago
to build chatty programs designed to, well, chat with its users. Think of it as an early version of Rosie the Robot from the Jetsons -- without the robot part. They're called "bots" in techie speak, and you use them by opening Facebook's... Read more
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Arkansas Business
McMillon Studio Showcases Retail Innovationoffice and can’t remember if you turned the range off or not, you can turn it o
McMillon Studio Showcases Retail Innovation
Arkansas Business / Posted 19 days ago
office and can’t remember if you turned the range off or not, you can turn it off much like an alarm system. “Isn’t that fun, finally? We’re getting to Tomorrowland at Disneyland and the Jetsons and all that stuff people thought of a long time a... Read more
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Junkee
'Spoil Me' Is A Website That Will Ruin Movies For You, For Some Reasonof modernity is the creation of services that we never really needed; you know,
'Spoil Me' Is A Website That Will Ruin Movies For You, For Some Reason
Junkee / Posted 20 days ago
of modernity is the creation of services that we never really needed; you know, like any of the futuristic inventions in The Jetsons, or Snapchat. This is where ‘Spoil Me’ comes in, a website that acts as a movie spoiler database in which you can... Read more
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Junkee
The Art Of Rebuilding: How Street Art Helped Christchurch Recover From the 2011 Earthquakeand sketching since the very beginning of the genre. Here it is edited into ico
The Art Of Rebuilding: How Street Art Helped Christchurch Recover From the 2011 Earthquake
Junkee / Posted 22 days ago
and sketching since the very beginning of the genre. Here it is edited into iconic movie posters and a wall-sized riff on The Jetsons. But things quickly get complex with the offering from Sofles, who you would likely remember from a famously... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hyundai's car of the future will fix itself before it breaksValencia plant. WILL YOUR JOB BE STOLEN BY A ROBOT IN THE FUTURE? From transl
Hyundai's car of the future will fix itself before it breaks
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Valencia plant. WILL YOUR JOB BE STOLEN BY A ROBOT IN THE FUTURE? From translator droids in Star Wars to robotic maids in The Jetsons, many sci-fi visions of the future involve robots working instead of humans. Now there’s a calculator that can... Read more
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Boston Globe
D.C. Metro’s leader warns lines may have to be shut down for monthsIt was an architectural triumph, with escalators that plunged into clean, well-
D.C. Metro’s leader warns lines may have to be shut down for months
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
It was an architectural triumph, with escalators that plunged into clean, well-lit stations — a mass transit marvel “like ‘The Jetsons,’ ” he says — a far cry from the graffiti-scarred, decrepit system of that era in New York. Now Evans, 62, is... Read more
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SportingNews
Pittsburgh once planned a 'Jetsons'-style stadium on top of river for PiratesEven today (rendering via Brookline Connection), it still has that exotic futur
Pittsburgh once planned a 'Jetsons'-style stadium on top of river for Pirates
SportingNews / Posted 27 days ago
Even today (rendering via Brookline Connection), it still has that exotic futuristic look popularized on the old cartoon "The Jetsons." The facility would have been built where the historic Smithfield Street Bridge is today, and plans called for... Read more
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Orange County Register
Angel Stadium at 50: Call it 'The Big Aged;' Does it have a future?It even had futuristic paint; a quartz-based covering that made the cement look
Angel Stadium at 50: Call it 'The Big Aged;' Does it have a future?
Orange County Register / Posted 27 days ago
It even had futuristic paint; a quartz-based covering that made the cement look wet under evening lights. If Elroy of “The Jetsons” ever played pro baseball, it would’ve happened in the Anaheim Stadium that opened April 19, 1966. The Big A, in... Read more
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examiner.com
Are you an April Fool on Chicago-land golf courses?distances; human muscles may not stretch acceptably; and cheeks may become rosy
Are you an April Fool on Chicago-land golf courses?
examiner.com / Posted 29 days ago
distances; human muscles may not stretch acceptably; and cheeks may become rosy. Do you expect to see flying golf carts? (The Jetsons cartoon series featured flying cars but no flying golf carts. I guess the cartoonists did not play golf.) You... Read more

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