It’s a complicated question as many have very strong opinions (which usually goes against what I suggest in the “what to watch” and “what not to watch” lists) as well as not much in the way of solid facts. But this blog is specifically focused on movies that do make a point about the way the economy and the arts functions as a whole (or in the case of some of these films, the overall movie industry itself). That means it has to have a point. That point is that movies are not just about money or profits, but about the power and influence of money that can lead to the perpetuation of injustice and injustice generally, and the people in those situations, even if they may be good people or noble individuals.
It sounds like a science fiction novel from the 1970s, but the latest development in the growing popularity of edible robots could very well change the face of commerce.
The idea of a robot that can talk to people has been around since the 1980s, but with increasing automation and increasing demand, a robot that could speak, read or write has been gaining a lot of popularity.
In 2014, a robot called Pepper, which is part of the Amazon grocery delivery service, was released in the UK, and now Japanese company Nidec is developing a robot that can read and write.
Now Japanese scientist Toshiharu Morita has developed a robot that can write that it can actually walk around, move its limbs and speak.
“It can walk, stand up with its head up and go to any place it knows,” says Morita.
“Also it can write and then you can write a script on it and it will be able to read it like a book and say certain words.”
The robot doesn’t speak, but has an artificial speech motor able to produce words, making for more conversational speech, according to BBC News.
Nidec claims the robot speaks to people around 6 feet 6 inches tall and weighs about 50 pounds.
The robot isn’t meant to replace the human voice, but to make the experience more natural, the robot has an ability to move the left and right limbs separately to simulate how the user would use it.
“The robot is not talking exactly but using it as a model of human movement. So the user has to think it and use it. It can do what the user said it would do in one sense, but the user can also learn to use it in another sense,