Saw a post i Just had to comment on describing the latest Geek sport Roomba Cockfighting. This is where depraved individual have modified Roomba's (robootic celaning devices which scuttle about clean rooms) into Death dealing killer robots!.
The main story is here an column by Annalee Newitz on alternet shes always worth a read.
Obviosly this is a slightly less dangerous version of the stuff that Mark Pauline does at srl – less fingers geting blown off. Mark Pauline was the inspiation for Slick Henry in William Gibsons Sprawl trilogy.
I just Hope Annalee is busy fiting the "friking" lasers to her Roomba as i Type