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Robot Fortunes

So, we had some Chinese food and got some fortune cookies.  Those are always fun to read. It got me thinking about my slobots though, and I wondered what a “robot fortune cookie” would say. I decided that since robots eat metal (obviously!), their version of a fortune cookie would actually be a “fortune nut.” […]

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Realistic Robot Lady Cheerfully Agrees To Destroy Humans

Well, this is feeling a little #skynet -ish. Hanson Robotics, who make some seriously cool robots, unveiled a new humanoid robot at SXSW this year.  In a word, its looking a little scary!  Didn’t we learn anything from Del Spooner and Sonny in iRobot? After you get past the Uncanny Valley, the tech looks pretty […]

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March of Robots 2016 – Week One Recap

March of Robots is a yearly event on Instagram where artists around the world draw a robot once a day for 30 days in the month of March.  It was started by fellow robot artist Dacosta!  I’ve been participating this year with a new idea. I do a small robot sketch and then complete it […]

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Mike Slobot’s Robot Update + Spectrum Show Update and a Kidrobot Munny

My show, Robot Update covers my robot art (The Slobots), upcoming events and occasionally some how-to information.  This episode covers the Slobot “Guardian” that was created with a KidRobot Munny and an art show in Raleigh, NC called “Spectrum”. The show opens February 5 at Litmus Gallery & Studios​ in #Raleigh NC. The Address is […]