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Popular Mechanics Robots : A New Age of Bionics, Drones & Artificial Intelligence (Hardcover)

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Thanks to film and literature, the idea of robots and artificial intelligence has long intrigued us. The fascination continues withPopular MechanicsRobots, which gathers the very best of the magazine's fantastic robotic coverage and examines the way we live with these machines today—and how we will continue to exist with other advanced technologies in the future. Readers can now discover all varieties of robot, including ones that recognize our faces, gestures, and emotions; drive our cars; serve as highly intelligent personal assistants and medical diagnosticians; go into space; and even become embedded in our architecture and homes. Although robots can inspire both fear and wonder, author David H. Wilson shows how they're an integral part of a wonderful new world.
Thanks to film and literature, the idea of robots and artificial intelligence has long intrigued us. The fascination continues withPopular MechanicsRobots, which gathers the very best of the magazine's fantastic robotic coverage and examines the way we live with these machines today?and how we will continue to exist with other advanced technologies in the future. Readers can now discover all varieties of robot, including ones that recognize our faces, gestures, and emotions; drive our cars; serve as highly intelligent personal assistants and medical diagnosticians; go into space; and even become embedded in our architecture and homes. Although robots can inspire both fear and wonder, author David H. Wilson shows how they're not Terminators about to end our days . . . but the beginning of a brave new world.
Number of Pages: 143
Genre: Technology
Sub-Genre: Robotics
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Sterling Pub Co Inc
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 2015
TCIN: 17349466
UPC: 9781618371683
Item Number (DPCI): 247-45-8710
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MSRPwas $24.95

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