Marvin Minsky, the man who created the Useless Machine passed away on January 24th, 2016. A giant in the world of artificial intelligence and computers. Rest in peace, Mr. Minsky.
AKA: The Ultimate Machine! AKA: Leave-Me-Alone-Box
"Weird Al" Yankovic Sez: "I never realized till now how much I needed one of these."
AS SEEN ON TV! Make Magazine's amiable editor-in-chief, Mark Frauenfelder demonstrated The Useless Machine on the Colbert Report!
Useless Machine Featured in Vol 23 of Make Magazine!
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