« The origins of "The Long Tail" | Main | Eric Schmidt, Longtailer »

May 15, 2005

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341bfb6353ef00d83423e8b753ef

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Robot Child-Herders:

» The Future Is Now from Snarkmarket
An aside: I love the thought that our children are growing up used to having domestic robots in the house. Robots for them are slightly dim but friendly vacuum cleaners, not fearsome weapons or fantasy toys.... [Read More]

» Robot love me, daddy. from Boing Boing
Wired Magazine editor-in-chief Chris Anderson posts this sweet little item on raising small humans in the age of small robots. "Although [the Roomba is] fine at sucking up dirt, finding its way around the room and returning to its charging station, its... [Read More]

» Robot Child-Herders from Sam Ruby
[Read More]

» Robots Raised My Kids from Anil Dash
Now, I've got a long history of loving robots, and I'm always glad to point Andre to another robot story that he should be aware of, so it's with great pleasure that I call your attention to Chris Anderson's example of how robots are raising his childr... [Read More]

» QOTD from Raw
I love the thought that our children are growing up used to having domestic robots in the house. The Long Tail: Robot Child-Herders (spotter: Sam) ... [Read More]

» A Robot raising your kids? from ToDay
A robot raising your children well maybe not in the way you think I love this story. Robots are sort of interesting I have always had a bit of a soft spot for them. What about “K9” of Dr Who... [Read More]

» "Clean up your toys, or Roomba will eat them!" from Daddy Types
"I for one welcome our robot vacuum overlords," or a life lesson to that effect. On his blog, The Long Tail, Wired honcho Chris Anderson posts about his kids' warm, cuddly, yet well-disciplined relationship with their Roomba Discovery:Although it's fin... [Read More]

» Robot love me, long time from Pomp and Circumstance
This settles it, I'm getting a roomba I love the thought that our children are growing up used to having domestic robots in the house. Robots for them are slightly dim but friendly vacuum cleaners, not fearsome weapons or fantasy toys. "Robot love... [Read More]

» Robotic child-herding from collision detection
Chris Anderson, the editor-in-chief of Wired magazine, has a Roomba Discovery -- the latest generation of the massively popular robot vacuum cleaner. He also has kids, and he recently wrote a terrific blog entry about how his kids and... [Read More]

» Monday, May 16, 2005 10:07 PM from Critical Section
Chris Anderson on the Roomba vacuum cleaner: Robot Child-Herders. I love it!... [Read More]

» Frolicking With the Robots from Grand Text Auto
While we sometimes like to abuse robots, sometimes we like to frolic with them — see this Chris Anderson blog post. It's reminiscent to me of Simon Penny's charming and nimble Petit Mal. (Okay maybe this illustration to the left is a bit ... [Read More]

» Talking about Roomba from jaldous
Talking about Roomba [Read More]

» The Long Tail from The Scientific Indian
Long Tail refers to small things that by their sheer numbers create an impact as strong as big things. Things could be businesses, events, etc. Amazon, ebay, Google Ads are all examples of how businesses use the Long Tail profitably. Chris Anderson c [Read More]

» Robot nanny from Mercurial
Chris Anderson wrote about the long tail. Now he writes about Roomba as robot nanny: "she" will vacuum the house,... [Read More]

» testanchor468 from testanchor314
testcomment383 [Read More]

» MP3 Download Archive. Find Your Favorite MP3s from MP3 Download, music mp3 downloads. ALLOFMP3
We Offer 150000 mp3 Downloads from an Archive to browse from. Download songs, download full albums, download MTV charts, lyrics. Updated Daily. [Read More]

Comments

David Orban

This is a great story, reminiscent of Asimov's "Robbie".

Just as there are generations who were more at ease with the joystick than the console's controller, or those for whom the walkman is more familiar than the portable mp3 player, now there will be those among us who will have a hard time to adjust, while the ever-changing zeitgest of kids growing up is colored by the reassuring presence of domestic robots.

John Ballard

Love it!
I had to blog about it.

Danny O'Brien

It may be because her mother Quinn is doing so much robot research at the moment, but I've been surprised by how wide the range of things that Ada will (correctly) identify as a robot. She'll shout "robot!" as enthusiastically at your classical "robot man" image (and demand we draw one on her t-shirt) but she'll also do the same at pictures of a Roomba or one of those pile-of-PCBs-and-a-UV-sensor wheelies. I think she identifies "robot" as "animal made of plastic".

Reinder

Your plastic pal who's fun to be with!

Daniel H. Wilson

As a robotics person I love to hear stories like this. Hopefully the next generation of Americans won't be so afraid of robots. Now, I'll plug a book that people can read in the meantime... "How to Survive a Robot Uprising" is available for pre-order on Amazon... ha ha ha

www.robotuprising.com

Pam

thought you might find this funny

Andy King

You see this? This guy wrote an excellent article about tbe Long Tail Theory in Wired and now he writes whatever crap he comes up with and everybody praises him like Budda... wtf!

George

Cute story. We also have a Roomba in our household. The first time we let it run and then dock itself, our 4 year-old sat down on the floor next to it and stroked it's "back", talking to it as if it were a puppy. He has since learned that it doesn't actually respond to him like this, but he still considers it as more of a pet than an appliance. Perhaps it's time to get a Golden Retreiver for him...

Misty

I thought it was my ten month old's job to clean the floor of debris, by eating it. I foresee a dual between baby and Roomba. Let the betting begin.

Roomba

Wow. I love the roomba idea as a kid nany. I was hopeing to see a day when every one can buy a honda Asimo. But we have a roomba and it does work well at keep the floor cleans and the dogs on the couch. The problem is if you do not want the dogs on the couch...

Ashley Bowers

I am hoping to get one for Christmas I have dogs and I think it would help out alot on getting thigns up after they chew up stuff!

Mik

I think that would keep our grand kids amused,have to invest in one of those.

Mik

missliang

houyuping 07年09月11日

google排名
google排名
wow gold
wow gold
wow power leveling
wow power leveling
wow powerleveling
wow powerleveling
world of warcraft powerleveling
world of warcraft powerleveling
world of warcraft powerleveling
world of warcraft power leveling
powerleveling
powerleveling
wow powerleveling
wow powerleveling
wow power leveling
wow power leveling
power leveling
power leveling
wow power level
wow power level
china tour
china tour
搬家
搬家公司
搬家公司
北京搬家公司
北京搬家公司
翻译公司
翻译公司
上海翻译公司
上海翻译公司

北京翻译公司
北京翻译公司
保洁
保洁
保洁公司
保洁公司
光盘刻录
光盘刻录
光盘制作
光盘制作
光盘印刷
光盘印刷
北京律师
北京律师
监控
货架
涂层测厚仪
涂层测厚仪
红外测温仪
红外测温仪
超声波测厚仪
超声波测厚仪
超声波探伤仪
超声波探伤仪
频闪仪
频闪仪
涂层测厚仪
涂层测厚仪
电火花检测仪
电火花检测仪
google排名
激光打标机

宠物托运
宠物托运
美国国家大学
美国国家大学
搬家公司
北京搬家公司
hong kong hotel
hong kong hotel
beijing tour
beijing tour
集团电话
集团电话
china tour
china tour
模块电源
青春痘
青春痘
磁控溅射台
磁控溅射台
淀积台
淀积台
镀膜机
镀膜机
匀胶机
匀胶机
溅射仪
溅射仪
刻蚀机
刻蚀机
pecvd
pecvd
匀胶机
匀胶机



wwwww

压片机
包装机
糖衣机、、填充机、数片机、洗瓶机
制丸机、切片机、小型糖衣机、小型制丸机、小型切片机
旋转式压片机,单冲压片机,多冲压片机
混合机
糖衣机
槽形混合机、双螺旋锥形混合机
粉碎机、锤式粉碎机,物料粉碎机、矿石粉碎机
实验室设备,诊所实验室设备,医院实验设备
颗粒机、小型颗粒机
糖衣机、小型糖衣机
制丸机,中药制丸机
胶囊充填机
高速中药粉碎机
熔封机
糖衣机
填充机
数片机
洗瓶机
混合机
制丸机、小型制丸机
切片机、小型切片机
小型糖衣机
tablet press
single punch tablet press
Mixer machine
Stirring Mixer
tablet press
single punch tablet press
tablet press
single punch tablet press
压片机、旋转式压片机、单冲压片机
粉碎机、小型粉碎机、中药粉碎机
灌装机、小型灌装机、口服液灌装机
包装机、封口机、压盖机
实验室设备、小型包衣机、小型制粒机
包装机
灌装机
灌装机
混合机
颗粒机,混合机
灌装机
压片机
粉碎机
混合机
实验室设备
糖衣机、填充机、数片机、洗瓶机
制丸机、切片机、小型糖衣机、小型制丸机、小型切片机

流水线、自动化流水线
生产线、生产线制造
工业流水线、涂装线
涂装、涂装流水线
生产流水线、自动化流水线
输送线、输送机
涂装设备、自动化设备
装配流水线、装配线、工业装配线
流水线设备,流水线制造

烤炉、饺子机
汤圆机,洗碗机
压片机,粉碎机
温州网站建设|温州网页设计|温州网页制作|温州网络公司
瑞安网站建设,瑞安网页设计,瑞安网页制作,瑞安网络公司
瑞安网站建设
瑞安网页设计
瑞安网页制作
瑞安网络公司
温州网络公司
温州网站建设
温州网页设计
温州网页制作
瑞安网站推广|瑞安网络推广
温州网站推广|温州网络推广
瑞安网站建设
瑞安网络公司
Google排名
Google左侧排名
Google左侧排名
Google排名
瑞安人才
瑞安人才网
模切机
温州家具
浸塑加工
压盖机、刷瓶机
不锈钢砂棒过滤机,过滤器,双联过滤器,硅藻土过滤机,不锈钢砂棒过滤机
水处理设备,灌装机
打塞机,打码机,热收缩机,烘干机,封箱机,盖封口机
水处理,水处理设备,过滤机
冲瓶机,刷瓶机
灌装机生产线,自动灌装生产线
灌装机,液体灌装机,自动灌装机
骨灰盒
骨灰盒、艺术品
花框雕刻、花框系列
实木骨灰盒
水晶骨灰盒
树脂骨灰盒
玉骨灰盒
陶瓷骨灰盒
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
涂布机
杭州主机托管、杭州服务器托管

runescape

runescape
rune scape
runescape gold
runescape money
cheap runescape gold
cheap runescape money
runescape cheat
RuneScape guide
RuneScape items
RuneScape
Rune Scape
Runescape gold
Runescape money
Runescape money
runescape accounts
runescape.com
runescape gold
runescape weapon
runescape armor
runescape hacks
runescape 2
runescape skill
runescape tip
Runescape 2 cheats
Runescape 2 hacks
runescape magic
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape quest
runescape magic items
runescape magic items
runescape magic items
runescape magic items
runescape magic items
runescape magic items
runescape world map



runescape
runescape gold
runescape money
runescape cheat
RuneScape
RuneScape guide
runescape item
runescape hack
runescape auto

runescape
runescape gold
runescape money
runescape gold
runescape money
runescape account
runescape cheats
runescape 2

货架

货架
货架
货架
货架
货架
货架
货架
货架
货架
货架公司
货架公司
货架公司
货架厂
仓储货架
仓储货架
仓储货架
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢制托盘
钢制托盘
钢制托盘
钢制托盘
钢制托盘
钢制托盘
塑料托盘
塑料托盘
塑料托盘
仓储笼
钢托盘
堆垛架
钢制料箱
物流台车
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
货架 
仓储货架 
货架公司   
仓储笼 
折叠式仓储笼 
托盘 
钢托盘 
钢制托盘 
仓库货架 
阁楼货架 
货架厂 
重型货架 
仓储货架 
重型货架 
货架公司 
轻型货架 
货架 
堆垛架 
仓储笼 
折叠式仓储笼 
托盘 
塑料托盘 
托盘 
铁托盘 
铁制托盘 
托盘 
钢托盘 
钢制托盘 
求购货架 
货架求购 
货架制造 
贯通货架 
货架 
悬臂货架 
仓库货架 
阁楼货架 
货架厂 
重型货架 
货架公司 
中型货架 
仓储货架 
轻型货架 
仓储货架
轻型货架 
角钢货架 
货架厂 
重型货架 
货架公司 
中型货架 
货架制造 
悬臂货架 
托盘 
塑料托盘 
仓储笼 
折叠式仓储笼 
托盘 
钢托盘 
钢制托盘 
求购货架 
货架求购  
货架公司 
轻型货架  
仓储货架 
中型货架 
货架厂 
重型货架 
仓库货架 
阁楼货架 
货架 
悬臂货架 
货架 
模具货架 
托盘 
钢托盘 
托盘 
钢制托盘 
托盘 
塑料托盘 
仓储笼 
折叠式仓储笼 
堆垛架 
钢制托盘 
仓储笼 
模具货架 
仓库货架 
货架厂 
仓储货架 
货架公司 
货架 
货架 
货架 
货架 
货架 
货架
货架 
货架 
货架 
货架 
货架 
货架 
货架 
仓储笼 
登高车 
手推车 
塑料托盘 
货架  
货架 
货架 
轻型货架 
货架 
中型货架 
货架 
重型货架 
货架
阁楼货架 
货架 
悬臂货架 
货架 
模具货架 
托盘 
塑料托盘 
钢制托盘 
仓储笼 
货架
货架 
货架公司 
货架厂 
仓储货架 
货架厂家 
托盘 
钢托盘 
钢制托盘 
木托盘 
轻型货架 
中型货架 
重型货架 
模具架 
中型货架
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
仓储笼
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
钢托盘
折叠式仓储笼
折叠式仓储笼

空调维修

大家要有打工意识。不要总谈
杭州装饰 http://www.ylhz.net
搬家公司 http://www.hzylin.cn/bj.htm
装饰公司 http://www.0571ax.com
杭州装修公司 http://www.hzmqzs.com
装潢公司 http://www.byzxw.com
办公室装修 http://www.ylhz.net
杭州家政公司 http://www.hzmq.net
家政公司 http://www.hzylin.cn/zh001.htm
办公室装修 http://www.0571ax.com/
杭州开锁
杭州开锁服务
空调维修 http://www.mqktw.com
杭州办公楼出租 http://www.hzxzl.com/
搬家公司 http://www.hzmq.net
杭州空调维修 http://www.hzylin.cn
写字楼装修 http://www.hzmqzs.com
杭州家政 http://www.hz221.cn
空调维修 http://www.hzzrs.com
杭州装潢公司 http://www.0571ax.com
装修公司 http://www.hzmqzs.com
装饰网 http://www.ylhz.net
家居装修 http://www.ylhz.net
新房装修设计 http://www.ylhz.net
杭州装修 http://www.hzmqzs.com
杭州空调维修部 http://www.hzylin.cn
感情,关键是要看自己能不能有发展优秀网站推荐:
http://www.0571ax.com/ 装饰公司

http://www.ylhz.net/ 装修公司

http://www.0571ax.com/about.htm 装潢公司

http://www.ylhz.net/main.htm 办公楼装修

http://www.hzmqzs.com/about.htm 办公室装修

http://www.hzmqzs.com/ 厂房装修

http://www.byzxw.com 装修设计

http://www.hzmqw.com/ 店面装修

http://www.hzmqw.com/aboutfw.asp 装饰公司

http://www.hzmqzs.cn/ 装修公司

af

I am a Chinese provider of fireworks, fireworks want to do business e-mail from fireworks website with the domain name is: http://www.fireworksbiz.cn E-Mail:china_fireworks@yahoo.cn
I also export flower seedlings website: http://www.ucooe.cn There are other things you have to export it can be transported past

Zoran

Fallows has an interesting column in the the NY Times about the power of that other low-cost P2P distribution network, the US Mail. He focuses mostly on the Netflix example (mentioning Long Tail implications) and then brings in others: "Consider Postal Service fulfillment of transactions made on the Internet. About two million prescriptions a day - roughly one-fifth of the total - are delivered by first-class mail. EBay's vendors list five million new items daily, and those that are sold ship mainly by mail. One Pitney Bowes study found that online retailers were increasingly using paper catalogs sent through the mail to steer people to their sites."

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=phO2YgS5HF4
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zX9L9zV4vCM
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3PgJeNR_ZA
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eQHQe5VDaoE

Lowering the economic costs of niches is key to the Long Tail, especially for small purchases such as a single track. I mentioned in the post on variable pricing that below $0.49/track the transaction costs of processing the payment can start to get in the way. So the news that PayPal is changing its policies to encourage smaller transaction is good to hear. From the report: "PayPal’s transaction fee is typically volume-based, and ranges from 1.9 to 2.9 percent in addition to a charge of $0.30 per transaction. In the case of [the new model for] micro payments, which PayPal describes as payments of less than $2, the fee is 5 percent plus $0.05 per transaction."

damian

不動産投資 システム開発 SEO対策 札幌 不動産 仙台 不動産 大阪 不動産 横浜 不動産 名古屋 不動産 福岡 不動産 京都 不動産 埼玉 不動産 千葉 不動産 静岡 不動産 神戸 不動産 浜松 不動産 堺市 不動産 川崎市 不動産 相模原市 不動産 姫路 不動産 岡山 不動産 明石 不動産 鹿児島 不動産 北九州市 不動産 熊本 不動産 収益物件 webシステム開発 不動産 賃貸 投資 収益物件 新築 住宅 アパート マンション 土地 不動産投資 インテリアコーディネータ リフォーム 東京 リフォーム 大阪 土壌汚染 土壌浄化 不動産 査定 不動産 買取 不動産 売買 不動産 鑑定 不動産 売却 広島 賃貸 広島 不動産 不動産 賃貸 賃貸

thnwya 3ama

thanx alot
very nice


نتيجة الثانوية العامة المصرية , نتيجة الثانويه العامه 2008-2009 نتيجة ثانوي


thanx alot
very nice
لعبة صودوكو - سودوكو


الثانوية العامة المصرية 2008 وتوقعات التنسيق


ملتقى المهندسين العرب
thanx alot
very nice thanx alot
very nice

thnwya 3ama

thanx alot
very nice


نتيجة الثانوية العامة المصرية , نتيجة الثانويه العامه 2008-2009 نتيجة ثانوي


thanx alot
very nice
لعبة صودوكو - سودوكو


الثانوية العامة المصرية 2008 وتوقعات التنسيق


ملتقى المهندسين العرب
thanx alot
very nice thanx alot
very nice

fff

フーディア ダイエット
ディズニーモバイル
電動自転車

geekbot

Watching that baby slam into my dog is classic.

Warcraft

If you want to make enough Gold through world of warcraft game please visit http://worldof-warcraft.net

likaida

水虫スカルプ育毛シャンプー育毛岩尾シャンプー宮迫シャンプー発毛シャンプー抜け毛シャンプー薬用シャンプー包茎包茎治療包茎手術冷え性むくみ毛蟹ズワイ蟹タラバ蟹産後わきが

likaida

出会い堺出会い仙台出会い横浜出会い横須賀出会い札幌出会い千代田区出会い中央区出会い港区出会い新宿区出会い文京区出会い台東区出会い墨田区出会い江東区出会い品川区出会い目黒区出会い大田区出会い世田谷区出会い渋谷区出会い中野区出会い杉並区

likaida

出会い豊島区出会い北区出会い荒川区出会い板橋区出会い練馬区出会い足立区出会い葛飾区出会い江戸川区出会い神戸出会い久留米出会い水戸出会い名古屋出会い大牟田出会いさいたま

likaida

出会い北海道出会い岩手出会い宮城出会い秋田出会い青森出会い山形出会い福島出会い埼玉出会い神奈川出会い茨城出会い栃木出会い群馬出会い千葉出会い東京出会い山梨出会い長野出会い新潟出会い富山出会い石川出会い

likaida

福井出会い愛知出会い岐阜出会い静岡出会い三重出会い兵庫出会い大阪出会い和歌山出会い滋賀出会い京都出会い奈良出会い山口出会い鳥取出会い島根出会い岡山出会い広島出会い徳島出会い香川出会い愛媛出会い高知出会い

likaida

福岡出会い鹿児島出会い佐賀出会い長崎出会い熊本出会い大分出会い宮崎出会い沖縄出会い出会い山口クレジットカード現金化クレジット現金化ウォーターサーバーパソコン在宅ワークスピードラーニングヒアルロン酸プラチナゲルマローラー加齢臭発毛サプリメント育毛サプリメント

likaida

出会い札幌出会い函館出会い北海道出会い秋田出会い青森出会い岩手出会い東京出会い八王子出会い府中出会い調布出会い銀座出会い仙台出会い宮城出会い福島出会い山形出会い水戸出会い茨城県出会い茨城出会い群馬出会い

likaida

長野市出会い長野出会い新潟出会い新潟市出会いさいたま出会い川越出会い埼玉県出会い埼玉出会い千葉出会い銚子出会い千葉県出会い横浜出会い川崎出会い横須賀出会い神奈川出会い名古屋出会い豊橋出会い愛知県出会い愛知出会い石川出会い

likaida

富山出会い福井出会い出会い山梨出会い岐阜三重出会い静岡出会い静岡県出会い広島出会い呉出会い香川出会い京都出会い宇治出会い滋賀出会い和歌山出会い長崎出会い岡山出会い山口出会い鳥取出会い兵庫出会い神戸出会い

likaida

兵庫県出会い鹿児島出会い沖縄出会い栃木出会い奈良出会い島根出会い愛媛出会い徳島出会い高知出会い佐賀出会い大分出会い宮崎出会い熊本出会い北九州出会い福岡市出会い大牟田出会い福岡県出会い福岡出会い大阪出会い大阪府出会い

likaida

住吉出会い平野出会い堺出会い貝塚出会い冨田林出会い箕面出会い東大阪出会い出会い系出会い無料出会い系の攻略について出会いカフェ出会いパーティー優良出会い系サイト

likaida

出会い愛知出会い秋田出会い青森出会い千葉出会い愛媛出会い福井出会い福岡出会い福島出会い岐阜出会い群馬出会い広島出会い北海道出会い兵庫出会い茨城出会い石川出会い岩手出会い香川出会い鹿児島出会い神奈川出会い高知

likaida

出会い熊本出会い京都出会い三重出会い宮城出会い宮崎出会い長野出会い長崎出会い奈良出会い新潟出会い大分出会い岡山出会い沖縄出会い大阪出会い佐賀出会い埼玉出会い滋賀出会い島根出会い静岡出会い栃木出会い徳島

likaida

出会い東京出会い鳥取出会い富山出会い和歌山出会い山形出会い山口出会い山梨在宅ワーク内職在宅アルバイト乾燥肌ダイエット 食事サプリメント無料占い

likaida

出会いカフェ北海道出会いカフェ岩手出会いカフェ宮城出会いカフェ秋田出会いカフェ青森出会いカフェ山形出会いカフェ福島出会いカフェ埼玉出会いカフェ神奈川出会いカフェ茨城出会いカフェ栃木出会いカフェ群馬出会いカフェ千葉出会いカフェ東京出会いカフェ山梨出会いカフェ長野出会いカフェ新潟出会いカフェ富山出会いカフェ石川出会いカフェ

The comments to this entry are closed.

Tidbits

The Long Tail by Chris Anderson

Notes and sources for the book

FREE was available in all digital forms--ebook, web book, and audiobook--for free shortly after the hardcover was published on July 7th. The ebook and web book were free for a limited time and limited to certain geographic regions as determined by each national publisher; the unabridged MP3 audiobook (get zip file here) will remain free forever, available in all regions.

Order the hardcover now!