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Less Redemption, More Tears

New York Times - 11 Feb 2014
The existential battle that rages through “RoboCop,” a nicely cast, respectable remake of the wittily corrosive 1987 Paul Verhoeven film, is less the struggle between man and machine than between the original's pop nihilism and the bottom-line ...

RoboCop statue to debut in Detroit spring 2018

The Detroit News - 30 Sep 2017
Over the last three years, he poured his time, and a lot of his own money, into creating what will be an 11-foot, 3,500-pound bronze statue of the superhero cyborg from the 1987 flick “RoboCop.” Set in a futuristic Detroit, RoboCop is the city's ...

Google reveals Android Robocop AI to spot and destroy malware

The Register - 26 Sep 2017
Google's Play Protect system can highlight and remove any evil software discovered during scans of handhelds – presumably it could check with the Robocop AI back at base on whether or not a given app is naughty or nice. In addition to this, Google ...

Report: Detroit's RoboCop Statue To Be Unveiled In 2018

CBS Detroit - 30 Sep 2017
DETROIT (WWJ) – It's been years in the making, but the creator of a statue of the fictional crime-fighting cyborg RoboCop says he plans to unveil the sculpture next summer in Detroit. Sculptor Giorgio Gikas tells the Detroit News he's spent the past ...

Want help from Dubai Police? Robocop is now to the rescue

Khaleej Times - 09 Oct 2017
Equipped with interactional features which sees the robot saluting its users and asking how their day is, the launch of the world's first operational Robocop is a significant milestone and is the first step in the right direction towards realising ...

Wednesday: Gunky's Basement presents: "RoboCop" on 35mm

Baltimore City Paper - 27 Sep 2017
Slap a machine gun on those things and we're not far off from the Enforcement Droid Series 209, the hulking trigger-happy robot made by mega-corporation Omni Consumer Products (OCP) in "RoboCop." And there's even more about this dystopian flick that ...

Detroit Is Going To Get Its Own Robocop Statue

The Interrobang - 02 Oct 2017
Detroit Is Going To Get Its Own Robocop Statue. By Interrobang Staff on October 2, 2017. Facebook Twitter Reddit StumbleUpon Fark Share This Post. An 11 foot tall Robocop statue is going to be completed and erected in Detroit by the spring of 2018.


Malaysia Chronicle - 11 Oct 2017
Robocop might come from Hollywood but the world's first robotically enhanced police officer – either using a real human brain or AI (artificial intelligence) – could be years away. But China, not the U.S., isn't about to wait for that day. As ...

Inside Ready Player One, Downtown's Basement Arcade Bar

Eater Detroit (blog) - 19 Oct 2017
The owners recruited a variety of artists to paint murals on the walls with nods to Detroit as well as films like RoboCop. The bar top itself embedded with old video game cartridges covered in a clear epoxy finish. Instead of requiring quarters, Ready ...

Company Creates Crime-Fighting Robots

CBS Philly - 21 Sep 2017
LOS ANGELES (CBS) — Remember when RoboCop was science fiction? Well, new technology could soon make it a reality. A tech company out of California has created a new wave of crime-fighting robots. Officers Help Man Tie His Tie For Job Interview.

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