Thread: Clockworks Android
03-04-2012, 09:40 AM #1
There was this 18th century clockmaker named Pierre Jaquet-Droz
(1721 - 1790) of La Chaux de Fonds, dreaming of creating the "perpetuum mobile",
as did many others of the time.
Along with his son Henri-Louis, he did manage to build some extrodinary automats,
including a "writing android".
The machine was in fact able to write simple sentences. Eerie.Jurgen "tempus nostrum"
03-08-2012, 07:00 PM #2
Re: Clockworks Android (By: soaringjoy)
Looks like texting and apps may be a challenge.
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