Watch: Drunk Robots Fall Over


Sit back and enjoy the antics of the robot competitors at this years U.S. Department of Defense’s annual Robotics Challenge Finals in Southern California, as teams of top robo boffins competed for $3.5 million in prize money. Looks like some of their balancing skills were a little rusty..

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Dr Alexander Kogan, the app developer who originally harvested the Facebook data, said…

“I think what Cambridge Analytica has tried to sell is magic and made claims this is incredibly accurate and it tells you everything there is to tell about you. But I think the reality is it’s not that. If you sit down and you really work through the statistics and you think what does a correlation of point three means, those claims quickly fall apart. And that’s something any person with a statistical background can go and do.”


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