"I have dreams. Horrible, dark visions of days yet to come. A world where ticking, clockwork machines assemble themselves from the detritus left behind and assume control of all. They're devious, these mechanical monsters. And they drink all the coffee."

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Today's 90 Seconds on The Verge was written by Bryan Bishop. All production magic is credited to Christian Mazza and Regina Dellea.