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Ford’s vision for package delivery is a robot that folds up into the back of a self-driving car

The first time you see a strange robot walking down your street, it might be delivering a parcel. That’s the future envisioned by Ford in a new research project that explores how robots and self-driving cars could work together to deliver groceries, fast food, and more.

The robot in question is called Digit, and it stands just over five feet tall. It has a pair of skeletal legs, two arms ending in shapeless nubs, and a sensor array where its head should be. It’s the creation of startup Agility Robotics, which has been developing bipedal robots since 2015 when the company was spun out of research from Oregon State University.

In Ford’s imagining, Digit would be bundled into the back of a self-driving car. When the car reaches its…

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from The Verge – All Posts https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/22/18635439/robot-package-delivery-ford-agility-robotics-autonomous-digit

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We Need to Talk About Lisa Vanderpump’s Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Lie Detector Test

Lisa Vanderpump, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Season 9The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ ongoing Puppygate saga took another turn in the Tuesday, May 21 episode. In the latest installment of the Bravo reality series, Lisa Vanderpump sat for a…

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May 22 2019 by WCI Announcements

https://soundcloud.com/wci-announce/may-22-2019 Attention all Grads! If you plan on attending commencement on Nov 1, 2019, be sure to fill out a registration form and hand it into the main office. Forms are available on the WCI Website or in the main office. Registration deadline is June 25th! It costs 55.00 to attend, you can pay on School-Day or by cash in the main office. Can’t wait to see you all walk across the stage to receive your diploma!

Come and cheer on our girls slo pitch team as we go up against our Waterloo rivals, SJAM. The game is at Hillside park on Marsland drive at 3:00. See you there …

Attention all graduating vikings! Please make sure to visit the WCI INFO Instagram page to cast your FINAL vote for valedictorian! Voting will CLOSE on Friday, May 31st. Link in bio!

Hey vikes, its not too late to join dodge ball intramurals, come down to the gym at the beginning of lunch and you team will be put in the tournament draw.

There will be a Super Smash Bros tournament friday may 24 at lunch in the caf, stop by to play your friends and see who is the ultimate champion.

Attention all Vikes! This is an announcement from Computer Tech. We have put out a quick survey on the WCI twitter account regarding electronic devices. It would be much appreciated if you could fill out the survey. It will only take you 2 mins and it would be a great help for us.

Hey friends and allies of GSA! We have just over two weeks until Pride week! Wahoo! Time is running out and the planning needs to continue. Please come out this week to our meeting on Wednesday in room 217 to continue to discuss our funpp Pride week plans. Also, remember to keep searching for decorations and add your music choices to our classroom document. See you there!

If you’re taking French and will be in Grade 11 or 12 next year, you’re invited on a trip to Québec City next March 4th to 7th. We will be staying at the Château Frontenac for 3 nights, doing outdoor activities such as dog sledding, tubing, and skating, and learning about French-Canadian culture while being fully immersed in the language. A parent meeting will be held this Thursday at 6:30pm in the WCI library. Look for posters around the school and join the Google Classroom for more info.

Found! A back pack with a Ronaldo jersey inside. Back pack found in guidance. If you lost your beloved Ronaldo jersey, come to guidance, tell us the colour of your backpack and get both back!

Hey Vikes! WCI’s Art competition is happening now! You can submit any work in any medium until May 29th. The winner will be announced on June 4th. The theme is IDENTITY! Find the classroom code on posters around the school for more information.

Cycle to school day is coming on Wednesday, June 5! Ride your bike to school for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate to a local cycling chop!

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VideoGamer Podcast #317: Team Sonic Raging by VideoGamer Podcast

https://soundcloud.com/videogamerpodcast/videogamer-podcast-317-team-sonic-raging Sony and Microsoft have partnered up and that surprised some people at PlayStation, a US senator wants to ban loot boxes in America, and George R.R. Martin’s confirmed he’s working on game.

We’ve played loads of games this week (past two weeks)! Rich and Josh have throttled everything in Rage 2, Colm’s been cooperating with others in Team Sonic Racing, and both Colm and Josh have been enjoying the space adventures of an AI in Observation.

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