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March 15, 2008

Pop culture overload…

srikanth @ 1:09 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1205586580 ) Play

What’s this device called?

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The inventor didn’t choose the name too wisely, though. Somehow, these aren’t the best examples of “helpful” robots:

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Cracked by: madhur , teju , Dibyo , bobo , prasanth , varuns88 , shashank , rajeshvj , duriel , udupendra and jayanth.

Answer: To rip off Udupendra from the answer’s below:
HAL – Hybrid Assistive Limb – pop culture reference to the evil HAL9000

It’s manufactured by Cyberdyne – company that takes its name from the fictional company that made the Terminator cyborgs.


11 Responses to “Pop culture overload…”

  1. madhur
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    Hybrid Assistive Limb 5


  2. teju
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    The new HAL-5, or more specifically the Hybrid Assistive Limb.


  3. Dibyo
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    HAL-5, a Hybrid Assistive Limb (HAL).


  4. hybrid assistive limb exoskeleton


  5. Hybrid Assistive Limb or HAL

    the one in the pic is HAL 5


  6. varuns88
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    Cyberdyne HAL-5


  7. HAL – Hybrid Assistive Limb


  8. rajeshvj
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    HAL (Hybrid Assistive Limb)


  9. duriel
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    Yoshiyuki Sankai’s Hybrid Assistive Limb (HAL)

    really cool device though!!! sad about the $1,000 a month rental that has been planned…


  10. udupendra
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    HAL – Hybrid Assistive Limb – pop culture reference to the evil HAL9000

    It’s manufactured by Cyberdyne – company that takes its name from the fictional company that made the Terminator cyborgs.


  11. HAL-5 robotic suit (wats the terminator doing there?)


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