TN Note: Robots are on their way to achieving rights previously reserved only for humans. Scientists caught up in their own sci-fi rhetoric cannot tell the difference between reality and total fiction. So, robots can have 'feelings' and 'ethics
These days, there's a lot of hand-wringing over the possibility of self-driving cars on our roads.
The growing intelligence of machines could require rethinking of everything from taxation to legal liability, the draft motion suggests
Chinese Robot Submarines Blanketing the Ocean Floor Soon
Just one quantum computer running artificial intelligence algorithms would be capable of connecting pretty much all the devices on the planet, Android creator Andy Rubin told an audience at the Bloomberg Technology Conference on Tuesday.
Team meetings will never be the same again for one work group who have taken on a humanoid staff member.
Fear of man made machines is growing as they become stronger - but Alexander Reben says his new invention shows we need to prepare for the worst
Summary: The first 500 pairs of shoes produced in Adidas' Speedfactory facility will hit stores this year. Video provided by Newsy
Sex robots could become a staple of the bedroom within ten years as the devices become more lifelike and affordable, a leading computer scientist has warned.
The company behind the robot, which can weigh bags, print baggage tags and carry two suitcases, have described it as the 'future of baggage handling in airports'.
TN Note: I have been writing about Energy Currency for years because it was a hard requirement for historic Technocracy from the 1930s. Many people are openly talking about Energy Currency in recent years, so it is not a dead topic by any means.
'Going Postal' takes on a new meaning with robots doing the heavy work of delivering the mail. The Technocrat dream of fully automating society draws closer, and in 15 years robots will be ubiquitous.
While we keep an eye on the journey of Solar Impulse 2, the solar-powered plane that's currently in the middle of its record-setting, around-the-world flight, it looks like it has a buddy in the water. Solar Voyager, an autonomous, solar-powered kaya
Here is a headline: This AI expert says that a robot economy will force us to give people unconditional free money. The article is in Business Insider. In the future, giving people unconditional free money might be the fairest way to deal with a rob
Computers have long been good at carrying out assigned tasks but terrible at learning things on their own.
In conjunction with A.I. doomsayer Nick Bostrom's research institution
Using technology developed for DARPA's Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program, a Sikorsky S-76 commercial helicopter has taken off and flown autonomously from Stratford, Connecticut to Robertson Airport in Plainville, Connecticut,
These Technocrat scientists believe that the 'Evolution of Things' will take off and produce a new race of robots that will spontaneously create new iterations of offspring, supposedly better than there parents. Some hope to use the technology to
It has been amply predicted that a new arms race would be sparked by killer robot developments within any superpower. The U.S., China and Russia are all racing to dominate the field. Technocrats do because they can, not because they need to.
Facebook FB -12.83% has unveiled a new in-house artificial intelligence (AI) engine called "DeepText," built to understand the meaning and sentiment behind text on the social network.
Eccentric billionaire Elon Musk, who co-founded PayPal and is the founder of SpaceX and Tesla Motors, has asserted that humans are already cyborgs with impressive powers -- but if we don't upgrade we will be at risk of becoming "pets" of artif
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As fast-food workers across the country vie for $15 per hour wages, many business owners have already begun to take humans out of the picture.
Soon you may be ordering your pizza from a robot at your next visit to Pizza Hut. DON REISINGER for PC Mag reports, MasterCard has inked a deal with Pizza Hut to bring Pepper, the Humanoid robot to restaurants across Asia by the end of 2016.