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Humans are already scary....these would just kill me.
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post #42 of 51
i embrace the idea of andriods, would be nice to live in such a world..
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post #43 of 51
I've never been legitimately creeped out by an android. Maybe they just don't look real enough yet :/
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I want to know, what in the world would anyone want a "computer" to begin with...

I don't see a purpose or function that they would provide. And don't tell me to do maths stuff or be in the computing industry because we have abacus machines to do that without the awkward interface that resembles somewhat like paper application forms.
I was waiting for that. Hilarious.
    
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post #45 of 51
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Originally Posted by Mobius01 View Post
It's not the look of them that creeps me out. It's when they move like this:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W1czBcnX1Ww


They way it responds to being kicked and slipping on the ice is spooky.
Very spooky.
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Oh no it's Chobits for real, we'll all stop talking to each other and start shagging dolls!

I like that dog it's well cool though.
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post #47 of 51
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Originally Posted by cdesewell View Post
I want to know, what in the world would anyone want a "computer" to begin with...

I don't see a purpose or function that they would provide. And don't tell me to do maths stuff or be in the computing industry because we have abacus machines to do that without the awkward interface that resembles somewhat like paper application forms.
Yea, you really made the point to explain why we would need androids.

I don't see the reason for making robotics look human. That's the point I was trying to make. And you certainly gave me ample amounts of reasons why. I appreciate your input. Thanks.
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post #48 of 51
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Originally Posted by KusH View Post
I don't see the reason for making robotics look human.
There's lots of lonely men out there and possibly a few in this thread as evident by their posts.
post #49 of 51
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Yea, you really made the point to explain why we would need androids.

I don't see the reason for making robotics look human. That's the point I was trying to make. And you certainly gave me ample amounts of reasons why. I appreciate your input. Thanks.
my point was that you can deem anything pointless to an extent so there is no point in saying that something is pointless. Just because something is pointless doesnt mean it shouldn’t exist
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When I saw the pic of the girl in the title, I knew she was a robot. And I wasn't spooked. However, my reactions was something like "giggiddy!"
Nerds across the world are rejoicing! Sex Robots are becoming a reality!
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