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Bring An iPad-Controlled, Transforming Robot Home For The Holidays For Only $26,000

The Transformers movies aren’t all that bad. Well, except for the moronic plots, Shia LaBeouf, Megan Fox, Michael Bay, and the over-the-top explosions. I mean, at least the robots are kind of cool. Who wouldn’t want a Camero that can annihilate an entire city for you?

Brave Robotics is a Tokyo-based company that’s bringing Transformer-style robots into the real world, complete with arm missiles and everything. The only catch is that right now a humanoid that transforms into a car costs about $ 26,000.

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UK Parliament Spends $26,000 On iPad Experiment

UK Parliament (Parliamentary copyright images are reproduced with the permission of Parliament, under Creative Commons license.) The UK Parliament spent �17,000 (about $ 26,000) on a total of 34 iPads for official use this year.   Seventeen were bought for use by Commons staff, and another 17 for use by the Parliamentary Information and Communication Technology Service. The iPads were a mixture of versions 1 and 2, and wifi  [Read More…]