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Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao Winner Determined by Boxing Robots [Video]

Boxing fans have waited years to see Grand Rapids native Floyd Mayweather, Jr., fight Manny Pacquiao.

On May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas it will finally happen.

But you don't have to wait until May to find out who wins.

Robots have already determined the winner of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao.

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Robots Might Soon Help You Find Items at Lowe’s [Video]

The future is here, folks. And the future is ROBOTS!

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Jam Out With All-Robot Band ‘Compressorhead’

The all-robot band Compressorhead makes those Chuck E. Cheese animatrons look like a bunch of clowns!

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Birds are Smarter Than you Think (video)

This is my "video-find" of the week.

This is the 'Bird Buggy.'  Not only is the bird cool, and smart...I mean, what a way to get around, but the buggy isn't bad either.

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Dad Uses Amazing Terminator Arm For Good, Not Evil

This amazing video makes us wonder -- is there some sort of psychological evaluation before somebody is given a robot-Terminator arm, or do doctors just cross their fingers and hope for the best? It seems like that could go really wrong.

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By 2050, Robots Could Be The Future Of Prostitution

I was watching a show online yesterday and the host said to a panel of women, "If your boyfriend or husband cheated on you with a robot prostitute would that be considered cheating to you?"  Not surprisingly, the women on the panel, thought it was not only cheating but pretty gross.  By the way, these prostitutes will be available in the male and female form.

Brace yourself, because all the nerds and geeks in the world will be rejoicing in the next couple decades.  Researchers predict that by 2050 that robot women will take the place of real live prostitutes.

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Will You Lose Your Job to a Robot?

Technology is moving fast. There's usually no longer any need to talk to an actual human when you go to the bank or grocery store, and the automation trend is not slowing down.

Robots don't get bored or fatigued, they work long hours while making hardly any mistakes, and they never ask for a raise

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A Real Basketball Sharp Shooter

Taiwan isn’t exactly a basketball power, but that could all change if the rules of the game are amended to allow giant robot seals onto the court.

For some reason, Taiwanese engineers have constructed a robotic seal that can throw a basketball through a hoop with 99 percent accuracy from ten feet out

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