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The World and Mind of Computation and Complexity
By Gregg Schaffter, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 24,230. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
With the increase in development of technology, there is research going into the development of human-like artificial intelligence that can be self-aware and act just like humans. This book explores the possibilities of artificial intelligence and how we may be close to developing a true artificially intelligent being.
Genetic Algorithms
By Isuru Abeysinghe
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Examines the application of genetic algorithms in order to solve technical problems. Provides a working case study of a robotic spider and how it can learn to walk without being instructed in physics or explicitly programmed to perform that function.
Ideas for Post-human Civilization
By Si Te Feng
Price: Free! Words: 6,570. Language: American English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Most people imagine the future to be a wonderful place, perhaps even flawless. Just how good the future is? In the book: Ideas for Post-human Civilization, the author has a rather pessimistic view on this topic. Through convincing evidence, the book will show you some dangerous flaws that exist in the society today that might drive humanity to extinction in the future.
The Role of Autonomy in DOD Systems - Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV), Robotics, Teleoperation, Haptics, Centibot, Swarmanoid, LANdroid, Remote Presence, UxV, DARPA Research, Space and Ground Systems
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
The DSB Task Force on the Role of Autonomy in DoD Systems was asked to study relevant technologies, ongoing research, and the current autonomy-relevant plans of the Military Services.
An Executive Summary of Ben Way's 'Jobocalyspse: The End of Human Jobs and How Robots Will Replace Them'
By A. D. Thibeault
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
This is not a chapter-by-chapter summary. Rather, the author takes an holistic approach, reorganizing and breaking down the content for easier understanding where necessary, and cutting out the repetition. Sample summaries by the author are available here: http://newbooksinbrief.com/free-articles/
Robot Wars Extreme, 2001
By Ir. Django Mathijsen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: Dutch. Published: February 3, 2013 by e-Publikant. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Ir. Django Mathijsen, de consultant Robot Wars voor het Duitse en Nederlandse taalgebied, neemt ons mee achter de schermen van het succesvolle BBC tv-programma in 2001 en onthult de sfeer en de technologie.
Robot Wars 2002
By Ir. Django Mathijsen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: Dutch. Published: June 23, 2013 by e-Publikant. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Robotics
Ir. Django Mathijsen, de consultant Robot Wars voor het Duitse en Nederlandse taalgebied, neemt ons mee achter de schermen van het succesvolle tv-programma in 2002. Hij onthult de sfeer en de technologie in de Engelse Robot Wars, de tweede Nederlandse Robot Wars en de eerste Duitse.
Starting An Aerial Photography Business
By Justin Edwards
Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
How to get started in the exciting RC aerial photography business.