GåågleBot: The Home Crawler

#GoogleWorldDomination

Sun, Mar 7th, 2010 11:05 by capnasty NEWS

GåågleBot (pronounced /google-bot/) is a "home crawler" consisting of a vacuum roomba with an on board webserver and camera. While the vacuum goes about its business, it extracts text from the images it takes. The text is later put in a database on the roomba and searchable through a web interface.

  478

 

You may also be interested in:

"It promises to let Google answer questions like an oracle."
The Privacy Machiavellis
Google Street View of the Abandoned Fukushima Exclusion Zone
Google's Android Controlled Light Bulbs
Google's War on the Homeless