All you need to know to survive Melbourne Comicon

You can get all the official information and news via Melbourne ComiCon main page or through their facebook. It's been quite a few years since I have gone to a convention, my days now are spent taking my kids out to fun places. But now it's my turn to go to a fun place, Melbourne Comicon! Getting …

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Convention Survival Guide for Hosts

I came across some great tips from Tini Howard on twitter, I thought I'd share them with you! https://twitter.com/TiniHoward/status/999482239904776194?s=19 https://twitter.com/TiniHoward/status/999482695301419008?s=19 https://twitter.com/TiniHoward/status/999483503174660097?s=19 https://twitter.com/TiniHoward/status/999484681165967361?s=19 Do you run a convention? What do you do to keep your guests comfortable and your event running smoothly?

Robotics: Jules

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ysU56JzBjTY https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=elVdiboCa80 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xRR33WDFi_k Jules is an amazingly life like robot, something of a “complete package” with a combination of interesting features. By integrating natural language processing with ASR, TTS, computer vision, artistry, and narrative, you can have a natural, interactive conversation with Jules. The software allowing Jules such advanced capacity for interaction was developed in …

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USCSS Covenant Decends Upon Paradise and Satan Descends Upon Earth

The Covenant enters Planet 4's atmosphere and Satan descends upon Earth; Plate 12 by Gustave Doré, from Paradise Lost  by John Milton 1866 This plate depicts Satan’s fall from grace as he is banished from Heaven, his entrance to Earth corrupts all mankind. The fate of the Covenant crew and the colonists is foreshadowed by the aesthetic …

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Westworld Primer – Episode 11- Yutani Podcast

This week, @muthur9000 and @traviandesigns start our podcast mini-series with a general discussion about \W/estworld and why we find it so fascinating. Covering such topics as human and artificial consciousness, eternal recurrence, and the shadow self. What terminology we will be using and also what things about the characters journeys that interest us specifically. Footnotes …

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Robotics: Han

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJvuzZ-kol0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOBxB6SDzW4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jCP2iiP7YTg Han made his public debut in April 2015 at the Global Sources Electronics Fair in Hong Kong. While at the event, Han took questions from the crowd surrounding his booth, participated in multiple media interviews, and tried to convince anyone who would listen he needed “just a few minutes more” of drone-flying …

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Prometheus & Covenant (Chaos Editions) – OUT NOW

Disclaimer: You must own an officially released copy of a film to legally watch a fan-edit. Support studios and the filmmakers by purchasing movies from Amazon.com. UPDATE: MAY 23RD - READ THIS FIRST For those who plan to download the Chaos Editions, but haven't yet, I've currently revoked access to download them because I need to fix an issue …

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