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  • Audemars Piguet Jules Audemars Tourbillon Grande Date Watch

    While I already praised the new Royal Oak Offshore as a fantastic piece for 2011, I don’t have any choice but to also give Audemars Piguet the right to call their new Jules Audemars Tourbillon Grande Date limited edition watch, the best tourbillon timepiece debuted at SIHH 2011. Why? I love the straight forward execution and emphasis on the tourbillon that has a view straight through… Read More

  • Video: When do robots cross the ‘realistic or creepy’ line?

    Video: When do robots cross the ‘realistic or creepy’ line?

    Oh, robots. I think people liked you more when you looked like Rosie than your current “human-light” appearances. Take this one, named Jules by scientists at the Bristol Robotics Laboratory in the UK. It’s supposedly the first “humanoid” robot that “can mimic the facial expressions and lip movements of a human being.” It has its own software that lets… Read More