Chase Heflin

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The AI Takeover Is Coming. Let’s Embrace It. | Backchannel

<b>On Tuesday,</b> the White House released a chilling report on AI and the economy. It began by positing that “it is to be expected that machines will …

How to make your own video game: Guide to using Twine, GameMaker: Studio and Unity engines

But whether you prefer console or PC gaming, chances are at some point you've wondered about making your own game — even if all you managed to do was …

Game Development

This programmable robotics kit is a coder kid's dream

There are cheaper robot kits out there, but the Jimu robot kit hits the sweet spot. Easy to build, great coding options and slick tablet integration.<p>Robot kits and the whole "kids should code" movement has picked up a lot of steam in 2016. It's one the year's better legacies. STEM talk is …

Hack This: Where To Write Code

From bare-bones text editors to IDE monsters, the tools for building new tools.<p>The code itself, the symbols and strings that eventually dictate the behavior of a machine, is one thing, but properly preparing it and executing it requires a dedicated venue. Your operating system's standard text …

Quantum computing breakthrough: UK scientists develop technique to greatly simplify trapped ions

University of Sussex physicists have found a new way to create quantum gates – apply voltage to microchips.<p>Physicists from the University of Sussex …

Artificial intelligence is now Intel's major focus

The chip firm powering your laptop today might power your robot by the end of the decade<p>With technology governing almost every aspect of our lives, …

North Korea soldiers 'armed with nuclear backpacks' as tensions rise over US-South Korean military exercises

Elite North Korean soldiers are being armed with “nuclear backpacks”, a source has claimed as tensions increase over the authoritarian state’s …