Just two quick comments. CCTV is already networked, the Police can track smoothly from one camera to another. Second comment is that if you (say) taking a heavy load upstairs you need 2 robots one holding each end. A single PC can control them both. In fact a robot workshop will be a kind of "cloud", in terms of "cloud" computing.
- Ian Parker On 12 August 2010 05:46, John G. Rose <johnr...@polyplexic.com> wrote: > I wasn't meaning to portray pessimism. > > > > And that little sucker probably couldn't pick up a knife.... yet. > > > > But this is a paradigm change happening where we will have many networked > mechanical entities. This opens up a whole new world of security and privacy > issues... > > > > John > > > > *From:* David Jones [mailto:davidher...@gmail.com] > > Way too pessimistic in my opinion. > > On Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 7:06 PM, John G. Rose <johnr...@polyplexic.com> > wrote: > > Aww, so cute. > > > > I wonder if it has a Wi-Fi connection, DHCP's an IP address, and relays > sensory information back to the main servers with all the other Nao's all > collecting personal data in a massive multi-agent geo-distributed > robo-network. > > > > So cuddly! > > > > And I wonder if it receives and executes commands, commands that come in > over the network from whatever interested corporation or government pays the > most for access. > > > > Such a sweet little friendly Nao. Everyone should get one :) > > > > John > *agi* | Archives <https://www.listbox.com/member/archive/303/=now> > <https://www.listbox.com/member/archive/rss/303/> | > Modify<https://www.listbox.com/member/?&>Your Subscription > <http://www.listbox.com> > ------------------------------------------- agi Archives: https://www.listbox.com/member/archive/303/=now RSS Feed: https://www.listbox.com/member/archive/rss/303/ Modify Your Subscription: https://www.listbox.com/member/?member_id=8660244&id_secret=8660244-6e7fb59c Powered by Listbox: http://www.listbox.com