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CBS 6 Richmond
Industry expert thinks self-driving cars could make Va. roadways safershowcasing the cars and discussing when they will be on the road in Virginia.
Industry expert thinks self-driving cars could make Va. roadways safer
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 days ago
showcasing the cars and discussing when they will be on the road in Virginia. Dwight Farmer dreamed of owning a car like the Jetsons had; he used to sit on the picnic table and pretend he was flying a car. While such a car isn't a reality right... Read more
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T3
This is what a £10k wireless speaker looks likemention the '80s-inspired speaker will set you back a cool £9,900? Looking lik
This is what a £10k wireless speaker looks like
T3 / Posted 9 days ago
mention the '80s-inspired speaker will set you back a cool £9,900? Looking like something straight out of Thunderbirds or The Jetsons, this funky slice of high-end audio doesn't just offer a pair of extendable speakers that fold out of the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
July 1490 on March 22, 2001. The Hanna-Barbera studio produced programs such as "The F
July 14
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
90 on March 22, 2001. The Hanna-Barbera studio produced programs such as "The Flintstones," "The Huckleberry Hound Show," "The Jetsons," "Scooby-Doo," "The Smurfs" and "Yogi Bear." 1881: The outlaw William Henry McCarty, better known as Billy the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Mr. Robot’ Premiere: What’s a Smart Home and How Can You Get One?nothing she can do about it. This whole smart home concept might seem a bit sc
‘Mr. Robot’ Premiere: What’s a Smart Home and How Can You Get One?
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
nothing she can do about it. This whole smart home concept might seem a bit sci-fi to the lay person — you’ll recall that the Jetsons’ home had a lot of smart features, and there was a Disney Channel original movie from the late ’90s called “Smart... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Mr. Robot’ Premiere: What’s a Smart Home and How Can You Get One?nothing she can do about it. This whole smart home concept might seem a bit sc
‘Mr. Robot’ Premiere: What’s a Smart Home and How Can You Get One?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
nothing she can do about it. This whole smart home concept might seem a bit sci-fi to the lay person — you’ll recall that the Jetsons’ home had a lot of smart features, and there was a Disney Channel original movie from the late ’90s called “Smart... Read more
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The Verge
The Internet of Things has a dirty little secret: it's not really yoursswitched out for umbrellas that tweet us when it’s going to rain, and a fridge
The Internet of Things has a dirty little secret: it's not really yours
The Verge / Posted 11 days ago
switched out for umbrellas that tweet us when it’s going to rain, and a fridge that live streams its contents. How did the Jetsons become so lame? When put on a store shelf in front of you, the IoT trap is obvious. If you’re shopping for a... Read more
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Adelaide Now
What houses of the future will be likeLego-style housing created with 3D printing are the homes of the future accordi
What houses of the future will be like
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
Lego-style housing created with 3D printing are the homes of the future according to a leading Adelaide futurist. Think The Jetsons home, with automated and self-operating home devices that you can link into from your phone. Although this... Read more
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Variety
Karlovy Vary Review: ‘Underground Fragrance’actually the future is here, it’s just that the science fiction that came true
Karlovy Vary Review: ‘Underground Fragrance’
Variety / Posted 15 days ago
actually the future is here, it’s just that the science fiction that came true is not the shiny, optimistic futurism of “The Jetsons,” but the nihilist, class-riven brutalism of J. G. Ballard, transposed to modern urban China. “Underground... Read more
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Wired News
Smartphone-Enabled Kitchen Gear Can (Probably?) Make You a Better ChefThe Jetsons knew how to cook: Ride the conveyor belt over to the kitchen consol
Smartphone-Enabled Kitchen Gear Can (Probably?) Make You a Better Chef
Wired News / Posted 17 days ago
The Jetsons knew how to cook: Ride the conveyor belt over to the kitchen console, press the Bacon button and—BOOP!—there’s breakfast, rising up out of the kitchen table. The animated 1960s TV series was right about some aspects of the future (video... Read more
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Salon.com
Pop culture still fails queer people: Sanitizing LGBT romance is a tradition Hollywood can’t seem to breakDay 2,” space travel looks like the intergalactic ballet of “2001: A Space Odys
Pop culture still fails queer people: Sanitizing LGBT romance is a tradition Hollywood can’t seem to break
Salon.com / Posted 18 days ago
Day 2,” space travel looks like the intergalactic ballet of “2001: A Space Odyssey” and flying cars dot the sky (ala “The Jetsons”). As the film explains, studying alien technology led to incredible leaps forward in human development, as well... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Binge-watching videos helps MIT robots learnCAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Inst
Binge-watching videos helps MIT robots learn
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Donald Trump, Anthony Bourdain, and the Plight of their (Indentured) MexicansAI department comes up with a fossil-fueled alternative, or Elon Musk bestows u
Donald Trump, Anthony Bourdain, and the Plight of their (Indentured) Mexicans
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 days ago
AI department comes up with a fossil-fueled alternative, or Elon Musk bestows upon us an army of benevolent replicas of the Jetsons' Rosie, running, of course, on (ahem) fossil-fueled "renewable energy.") In other words, whatever would the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Self-driving cars could dramatically change the auto-insurance industrygoing to happen? Yes,” Schneider said. Allstate Corp. Chairman Thomas Wilson —
Self-driving cars could dramatically change the auto-insurance industry
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
going to happen? Yes,” Schneider said. Allstate Corp. Chairman Thomas Wilson — who has dubbed the move to driverless cars “The Jetsons,” after the cartoon with spaceship-like cars — said in a speech last year that the shift could have “the most... Read more
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The Advocate
Sorry, Boosie Badazz — Cartoons Aren't Turning Kids GayI'm saying? It wasn't like that. The Flintstones wasn't — they didn't have two
Sorry, Boosie Badazz — Cartoons Aren't Turning Kids Gay
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
I'm saying? It wasn't like that. The Flintstones wasn't — they didn't have two men on The Flintstones kissing, you know. The Jetsons wasn't kissing. Everywhere you go they trying to do that, and they doing it for monetary gain. They not doing it... Read more
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Breitbart
WATCH: Rapper Boosie Badazz Says Today’s TV Shows are Making Children ‘F*cking Gay’said he didn’t see male cartoon characters kissing male characters on animated
WATCH: Rapper Boosie Badazz Says Today’s TV Shows are Making Children ‘F*cking Gay’
Breitbart / Posted 22 days ago
said he didn’t see male cartoon characters kissing male characters on animated shows like The Flintstones and The Jetsons when he was younger. “It wasn’t like that when I was coming up,” he said. “The Ninja Turtles wasn’t kissing.... Read more
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Pitchfork
Boosie Badazz Says TV Is “Trying to Make Everybody Fucking Gay”I'm saying? It wasn't like that. The Flintstones wasn't—they didn't have two me
Boosie Badazz Says TV Is “Trying to Make Everybody Fucking Gay”
Pitchfork / Posted 22 days ago
I'm saying? It wasn't like that. The Flintstones wasn't—they didn't have two men on 'The Flintstones' kissing, you know. The Jetsons wasn't kissing. Everywhere you go they trying to do that, and they doing it for monetary gain. They not doing it... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Self-driving cars could dramatically change the auto-insurance industrygoing to happen? Yes,” Schneider said. Allstate Corp. Chairman Thomas Wilson —
Self-driving cars could dramatically change the auto-insurance industry
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
going to happen? Yes,” Schneider said. Allstate Corp. Chairman Thomas Wilson — who has dubbed the move to driverless cars “The Jetsons,” after the cartoon with spaceship-like cars — said in a speech last year that the shift could have “the most... Read more
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The Age
Toyota eyes mass robots for cars and home helpersin the home are both essentially doing the same thing." Toyota's homecare robo
Toyota eyes mass robots for cars and home helpers
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
in the home are both essentially doing the same thing." Toyota's homecare robots probably won't look like Rosie from The Jetsons, but you never know. Toyota had been delving into robotic applications beyond cars before company president Akio... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Toyota eyes mass robots for cars and home helpersin the home are both essentially doing the same thing." Toyota's homecare robo
Toyota eyes mass robots for cars and home helpers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
in the home are both essentially doing the same thing." Toyota's homecare robots probably won't look like Rosie from The Jetsons, but you never know. Toyota had been delving into robotic applications beyond cars before company president Akio... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
A visit to Samsung headquartersscreens, people walking around their houses with smart light sensors, and other
A visit to Samsung headquarters
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 25 days ago
screens, people walking around their houses with smart light sensors, and other tech that you're more likely to see on The Jetsons. The floor goes further to reveal Samsung's vision of eight realms in life that their technology will affect.... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Hadoop Summit keynote: Curing cancer using data and the data revolution | #HS16SJlike world peace, curing cancer might seem like a far-flung goal that won’t be
Hadoop Summit keynote: Curing cancer using data and the data revolution | #HS16SJ
SiliconANGLE / Posted 25 days ago
like world peace, curing cancer might seem like a far-flung goal that won’t be realized until we live in a world akin to The Jetsons, flying cars and all. But Rob Bearden, CEO of Hortonworks, Inc., disagreed with that assessment during the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The promised arrival of artificial intelligencefor our homes that manage our lights, order our food, and schedule our meetings
The promised arrival of artificial intelligence
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
for our homes that manage our lights, order our food, and schedule our meetings. Robotic assistants such as Rosie from The Jetsons and R2-D2 of Star Wars are about a decade away. Do we need to be worried about the runaway "artificial general... Read more
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Japan Today
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TV ‹ Japan TodayRemember the Jetsons’ robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TV ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 28 days ago
Remember the Jetsons’ robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that binge-watched YouTube... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Strange but true: Real-life Rosie debutsPhoto / CITEC/Universität Bielefeld A German tech fair has seen the debut of a
Strange but true: Real-life Rosie debuts
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Photo / CITEC/Universität Bielefeld A German tech fair has seen the debut of a home helper robot which, unlike Rosie of The Jetsons, comes with facial expressions that signal happiness, worry, interest, or anger. Service robot Floka has been... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine sheriff adds robot deputy ‘Rosie’ to forcewho deployed the robot, known as “Rosie” — affectionately named after the robot
Maine sheriff adds robot deputy ‘Rosie’ to force
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
who deployed the robot, known as “Rosie” — affectionately named after the robot maid on the 1960s television series, “The Jetsons.” Guided by Emery, Rosie carried a cellphone to Akladiss, and through various surveillance capabilities —... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TVCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Remember the Jetsons’ robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TV
WWLP Springfield / Posted 30 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Remember the Jetsons’ robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Big Bang Theory,' 'The Office' help couch-potato robots predict the future: MITCAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Inst
'Big Bang Theory,' 'The Office' help couch-potato robots predict the future: MIT
Calgary Sun / Posted 30 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that... Read more
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CTV News
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TVCAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Inst
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TV
CTV News / Posted 30 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Robots Learning Human Interaction From TV ShowsCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) – Remember the Jetsons’ robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts
Robots Learning Human Interaction From TV Shows
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 30 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) – Remember the Jetsons’ robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TVCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) � Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TV
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 30 days ago
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) � Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that... Read more
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Island Packet
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TVRemember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology
How do you teach human interaction to a robot? Lots of TV
Island Packet / Posted 30 days ago
Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that binge-watched YouTube... Read more
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ABC News
How Do You Teach Human Interaction to a Robot? Lots of TVRemember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology
How Do You Teach Human Interaction to a Robot? Lots of TV
ABC News / Posted 30 days ago
Remember the Jetsons' robot maid, Rosie? Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers think her future real-life incarnations can learn a thing or two from Steve Carell and other sitcom stars. MIT says a computer that binge-watched YouTube... Read more
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