Kung Fury movie review

Kung Fury movie review

Today I’d like to talk about a recent Youtube release, the movie Kung Fury, an excelent parody of eighties’ action films. If you heard about it, you’ll know it was financed through a Kickstarter (to which I made a donation) bumped by the huge success of their hilarious trailer. Just like the trailer promised, Kung Fury […]

Robots in movies and survival instinct

Robots in movies and survival instinct

I watched “Chappie” this week, just a few weeks after watching “Ex Machina“, and there’s something in these movies that doesn’t fit: why would robots with artificial intelligence naturally develop survival instinct? In real world, survival instinct is not a product of intelligence, free will or self-awareness, but a simple product of evolution. It’s obvious […]

The stupid trend of talking against the “selfie stick”

The stupid trend of talking against the “selfie stick”

About one year ago I bought a GoPro camera. The following week I bought something that back then was referred to as a “monopod”, which was basically a stick that got attached to the camera case and was useful to take pictures of yourself in some of the unusual situations in which these cameras are […]