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    This experimental machine derived from the well-known 'useless machines' designed by Marvin Minsky, in which the device's sole function is to swi… Read More
    This experimental machine derived from the well-known 'useless machines' designed by Marvin Minsky, in which the device's sole function is to switch itself off by operating its own 'off' switch. A useless machine is a device which has a function but no direct purpose. It may be intended to make a philosophical point, as an intellectual joke, or as an amusing engineering 'hack' to experiment with. Read Less
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Useless Machine 2.0
This experimental machine derived from the well-known 'useless machines' designed by Marvin Minsky, in which the device's sole function is to switch itself off by operating its own 'off' switch. A useless machine is a device which has a function but no direct purpose. It may be intended to make a philosophical point, as an intellectual joke, or as an amusing engineering 'hack' to experiment with.​​​​​​​


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