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ocelot
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Otto

Postby ocelot » Mon Dec 26, 2016 8:49 pm

http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/alias ... -1.3809932

Seems like a lot of pretty silly work if you ask me - a robot pilot that can flip switches?

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Re: Otto

Postby Gabriel » Mon Dec 26, 2016 11:27 pm

http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/alias ... -1.3809932

Seems like a lot of pretty silly work if you ask me - a robot pilot that can flip switches?
Will it be able to say "What is it doing now?"?

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Re: Otto

Postby 3WE » Mon Dec 26, 2016 11:48 pm

http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/alias ... -1.3809932

1. Seems like a lot of pretty silly work if you ask me - a robot pilot that can flip switches?
2. Will it be able to say "What is it doing now?"?
1. Concur.

2. While it will likely be rare, somehow, I foresee a relentless pull up... plus, it looks like its built from a certain amount or cheap composites.
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Re: Otto

Postby ZilogMan » Tue Dec 27, 2016 9:02 pm

What if the captain becomes incapacitated, will Otto be able to take over?
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