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Which is the better sports car: BMW i8 or Porsche 911?

When BMW first developed its i8, the meeting rooms were likely not filled with engineers trying to take own the Porsche 911, the sports car …

Demystifying artificial intelligence: Here’s everything you need to know about AI

Crazy singularities, robot rebellions, falling in love with computers … artificial intelligence conjures up a multitude of wild what-ifs. But in the …

Artificial Intelligence

15 Humor Books That Are Capable Of Literally Making You Laugh Out Loud

From short stories and poetry, to comics and memoirs!

Comedy

Why String Theory Could Be The Key to Uncovering The 'Theory of Everything'

Life, the Universe, and everything.<p>A central goal that modern physicists share is finding a single theory that can explain the entire Universe and …

Aston Is Planning a Mid-Engined Supercar below the Valkyrie

Aston Martin is planning to launch a mid-engined supercar, and a completely new model range, that will be positioned below the forthcoming Valkyrie hypercar pictured above. The plan was confirmed by Aston CEO Andy Palmer during an interview with <i>Car and Driver</i> at the Geneva auto show. It will result …

13 ways AI will change your life

From helping you take care of email to creating personalized online shopping experiences, AI promises to transform the way we live and work.<p>But with all the hype out there, how do we know which benefits we’ll actually see? In order to learn more, I asked a few members of YEC the following question:

Gerber

The 4th Industrial Revolution And A Jobless Future - A Good Thing?

It’s estimated that between 35 and 50 percent of jobs that exist today are at risk of being lost to automation. Repetitive, blue collar type jobs might be first, but even professionals — including paralegals, diagnosticians, and customer service representatives — will be at risk.<p>This isn’t just …

Artificial Intelligence

Are We Headed For 'Automated Luxury Communism'?

As someone who watches technology trends closely as part of my business, I have been thinking about the future impact of all the technology innovations and automation we are currently experiencing and on the cusp of achieving. Many of the headlines I read about these trends — and even some I write …

This Unnerving Video Explains Why We're Not Even Close to Dealing With Robot Rights

Killer robots are the least of our problems.<p>Humans have made some huge and sometimes startling strides in artificial intelligence over the past few …

Study reveals bot-on-bot editing wars raging on Wikipedia's pages

Over time, the encyclopedia’s software robots can become locked in combat, undoing each other’s edits and changing links, say researchers<p>For many it is no more than the first port of call when a niggling question raises its head. Found on its pages are answers to mysteries from the fate of male …

Research

1. Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio

MSRP $72,000. As with all the cars in this gallery, the top version of the Giulia is among the 10 cars new for the 2017 model year that are likely to become collectible, as determined by Hagerty Insurance. This is Alfa’s answer to the BMW M3 and Mercedes AMG C63 and it’s a definitive one, with …

Here Are The Most Captivating New Concept Cars

So, apparently there’s a car show going on in Canada this week. By now, you’re all aware that it’s the place where you’ll find the most stunning new …

The history of Ferrari

In the video above, we take a look at Ferrari, a company whose history dates back to 1929, founded by Enzo Ferrari.<p>Ferrari remained the racing division of Alfa Romeo until 1939 when founder Enzo Ferrari decided to set up on his own, the first Ferrari-badged car was the 125 S.<p>Enzo's real passion was …

We Need to Tell Better Stories About Our AI Future

It's not as simple as man versus machine.<p>Discussions about the ethics, safety, and societal impact of Artificial Intelligence seem to come back to the same cultural touch points found in AI stories that warn of worst-case scenarios. Whether in press coverage or in policy position papers, we keep …

Anxious Chinese parents cause gene testing boom as they try to discover young children's talents

When Fan Yimei’s 11-year-old son gave up on his chess lessons to focus on fencing instead, she knew there was no point pressuring him to change his mind.<p>That’s because she was told months before that he would excel in sports, while more studious past-times were not in his DNA.<p>Her son is one of …

Erasing yourself from the internet is nearly impossible. But here's how you can try.

For those of us who spend a lot of time on the internet, there will be the occasional urge to simply disappear — delete your accounts, roll back your Google results and become invisible.<p>At this particular moment in time, a lot of people seem to be interested in making that a reality — or at least …