Archive for December, 2022

Balenciaga Receives Backlash Following Creepy Child Bondage Ads

Balenciaga Receives Backlash Following Creepy Child Bondage Ads

Balenciaga has come under fire after using children to promote sexually explicit content. It featured an ad with children holding teddy bears in bondage harnesses and costumes. The ads were part of a series of disgusting promos featuring children in sexual settings. Its recent 2022 “Gift Collection” showed various children standing on a sofa holding a teddy in leather bondage[Read More…]

Hunger Games? Oculus Founder Invents Killer VR Headset

Hunger Games? Oculus Founder Invents Killer VR Headset

The man who was credited with founding Occulus has created a VR headset that he claims can kill you. Palmer Lucky who founded Oculus which was later sold to Facebook, says that his NerveGear device has been designed so that if someone dies in the game, this would trigger the headset to kill the wearer in real life too. Palmer[Read More…]

Elon Musk Set to Begin Human Brain Chip Trials

Elon Musk Set to Begin Human Brain Chip Trials

Elon Musk has confirmed that human clinical trials of a brain chip his company has developed are set to begin in the next six months. Musk is developing a wireless brain chip created by his Neuralink company. He claimed that he plans to get one inserted himself. The device utilizes electrode-laced wires, along with a robot that carves out a[Read More…]

PM Unveils Plans to Replace NHS Workers With Robots

PM Unveils Plans to Replace NHS Workers With Robots

Prime minister Rishi Sunak has told NHS workers to get used to robot workers and AI playing a greater role in patient care. The announcement came as the health service prepares to cut its workforce by half as part of a cost-cutting exercise. More than 6,500 staff are expected to lose their jobs as a result of the cutbacks. Sunak[Read More…]

California Company Creates Fake Meat From Thin Air

California Company Creates Fake Meat From Thin Air

California-based startup Air Protein has created a fake meat alternative apparently made from thin air. It is made from renewable energy, water, and microbes that turn recycled carbon dioxide (CO2) into protein.  Air protein was founded by a scientist called Lisa Dyson who claimed that her stated aim was to help tackle climate change.  She based the technology on research[Read More…]