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4/6/2015
01:07 PM
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Comic: Bad Touching

There's giving technology the personal touch, and then there is personal touching.

And you thought Amazon drones could get creepy.

Brian Moore is a cartoonist and illustrator. His first brush with the world of IT was a very part-time gig applying software patches on a TRS-80 Model III. The patches were about four lines long and arrived in the mail, typed on letterhead. He has since moved on to computers ... View Full Bio
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StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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5/31/2015 | 2:06:32 PM
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@ Ariella,

I would be happy with an office chair that has that feature! ;)
Ariella
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Ariella,
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5/1/2015 | 9:07:53 AM
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Yes, SteceyE, that would be a feature worth paying for.
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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4/30/2015 | 4:08:03 PM
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@Gary_EL

If this type of computer becomes a reality, I sure hope so! That thing looks like its getting a little too grabby!
StaceyE
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StaceyE,
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4/30/2015 | 4:06:58 PM
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@ Ariella

That's funny, I was just thinking..."if it could just reach around and get my shoulders that'd be great, yup".
Ariella
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Ariella,
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4/6/2015 | 7:35:47 PM
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Perhaps the corporations that produce them can.
Gary_EL
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Gary_EL,
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4/6/2015 | 7:34:05 PM
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I wonder if robots can be prosecuted for sexual harassment?
Ariella
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Ariella,
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4/6/2015 | 7:17:02 PM
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If it could just reach a bit further to deliver a back massage, people may actually like it.
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