A couple of dudes named Ben Katz and Jared Di Carlo “have smashed the previous record for solving the Rubik’s cube robotically. Their machine solved the puzzle in 0.38 seconds—a 40-percent improvement over the previous record of 0.637.”
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Below is the old record from 2016. Slackers.
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This has obvious implications for the future of work. Imagine how many iPhones this thing will be able to crank out in the future.