(Natural News) As robots and artificial intelligence (AI) technology begin their takeover, more jobs will be taken away from humans, resulting in entire professions being supplanted by next level advances in modern technology. This is no longer a wha
Part of the "production hell" that Tesla's Model 3 has been going through was due to too much automation along the manufacturing lines, Elon Musk said, indicating that robots are not all they have cracked up to be, and human contributions have
(Natural News) Many present-day conveniences are rooted in once-exclusive space industry innovations. As it turns out, the same can also apply to certain types of high-level medical equipment. Back in the 1980s, the National Aeronautics and Space Adm
The robot mayor promises to statistically analyse petitions put forward to the council and settle conflicts between its citizens
The decision by an influential EU Parliamentary Committee to approve what's been described by critics and proponents alike as a robot "bill of rights" back in January has ignited a fierce backlash ...
Late last year, United Nations member Saudi Arabia gave citizenship to one of world's most advanced autonomous robots, Sophia.
Technocrats who are concerned with managing the 'herd' will want to keep track of the health of all. Cameras set up in public spaces will enable collection of your most private and personal data, without giving you any opportunity to opt out. In
If a Terminator pours coffee in your lap, who's to blame? The Terminator or Skynet? Who the hell knows at this point.
Federal agency says it booted Tesla from crash probe, but Tesla says it withdrew and will complain to Congress
The 20 jobs that robots are most likely to take over human jobs. Is your job at risk?
Imagine your least-favorite world leader. (Take as much time as you need.) Now, imagine if that person wasn't a human, but a network of millions of computers around the world. This digi-dictator has instant access to every scrap of recorded informat
Syphilis has made a comeback in the U.S., and health researchers are using Google searches and tweets in an effort to predict the next outbreak.
The Chinese government's plans for mass surveillance using facial recognition have received a boost from one of the country's tech powerhouses, after Alibaba led a $600m investment in SenseTime, which develops technology for tracking individuals.
As the global military arms race escalates, it is becoming more certain that WWIII will be fought primarily with robots equipped with AI. Augmented reality will replace face-to-face combat and the specter of death will be minimized. ? TN Editor
Last May we heard about the Yara Birkeland, which is planned to be the world's first all-electric and autonomous container ship. When it enters full autonomous control in 2020, it will likely be under the auspices of the just-announced world's first
For the vast majority of us, technologically-induced labor market change will make our working lives better, and we should look forward to it with glee.
'PANDORA'S BOX' South Korean university is secretly developing killer AI robot army that could destroy humanity, scientists fear
(Natural News) Airport security in most countries is already tight enough as it is, with multiple points of inspection often present beginning from the arrival area going inward. But there are some who think that security efforts can be increased eve
Festo's latest robotic creature is a semi-autonomous "flying fox."
Tesla and the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) are both investigating the fatal accident involving a Model X Autopilot in Mountain View last month, but now...
A motorcycle police officer pulled over an autonomous Chevrolet Bolt and gave it a ticket, although Cruise Automation insists the car did nothing wrong.
Roam Robotics is on a mission to develop exoskeletons for all kinds of activities, but its first prototype product is aimed at skiers. The new ski exoskeleton Roam is showing off can help bolster your technique and give you more time out on the slope
The robot, dubbed BionicWheelBot, is inspired by the flic-flac spider - a species discovered in the Erg Chebbi desert on the edge of the Sahara in 2008
NVIDIA launched NVIDIA DGX-2, the first single server capable of delivering two petaflops of computational power.A DGX-2 has the deep learning processing power of 300 servers occupying 15 racks of datacenter space, while being 60x smaller and 18x mor
Artificial intelligence will automate and optimize fake news, warns a technology supplier to the CIA.
Traffic authorities in the Chinese city of Shenzhen have teamed up with an AI firm named Intellifusion to carry out the rather dystopian policing, reports the South China Morning Post.
Pilot models of the self-driving car developed by Uber, which is cooperating with police following a deadly accident involving one of the vehicles
One day after Arizona's governor suspended Uber's autonomous vehicle testing, Waymo announced a billion dollar deal.