Larissa Vidal

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World's First AI Citizen in Saudi Arabia Is Now Calling For Women's Rights

It's a little ironic if you think about it.<p>When the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia granted a citizenship to Hanson Robotics' female-looking robot Sophia, …

Asia's first robot butlers debut in Singapore

Hold onto your hats, folks. <i>The Jetsons</i> vision of the future has finally arrived.<p>Hotel Jen has become the first international hotel brand to debut …

THE BEADY EYE ASKS: SHOULD WE BE GIVING ROBOTS CITIZENSHIP.

<b>( A ten minute read)</b><p><i>“I am very honored and proud for this unique distinction,” she said. “This is historical to be the first robot in the world to be</i> …

Russia's Military Has New Robot Tank It Says Fights Better Than Human Soldiers

Is Moscow building a robot army?<p>Russia's military has a new armed robot tank that outperformed manned vehicles in recent exercises, Colonel Oleg …

Domino’s Pizza Checker finally finds a good use for AI

Domino’s plans to use artificial intelligence to check the quality of the pizzas cooked by its stores, it has revealed. This system is called, …

Ford's exoskeleton could help factory workers in a big way

It's meant to help reduce fatigue when working on overhead tasks.<p>A tired, injured worker doesn't exactly make a great contribution to capital growth. That's why Ford is investigating an exoskeleton that could keep workers from breaking to pieces during difficult tasks.<p>Ford is testing an upper body …

The robots that invaded our smart homes in 2017

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Ford, Ekso team up for 'bionic' auto workers

WAYNE, Mich. (Reuters) - Robots have replaced many U.S. manufacturing workers, but new mechanical exoskeletons being tested by Ford Motor Co (F.N) may help factory workers to function like bionic people, reducing the physical damage of millions of repetitive tasks over many years.<p>The U.S. automaker …

Disney tried to hide the Millennium Falcon with shipping containers — but it's on Google Maps

Disney has kept a tight lid on details about all the new "Star Wars" movies — but its strategy has been breached by Google Maps.<p>The service shows the street views of addresses all across the world via satellite images, which are typically one to three years old.<p>But Kevin Beaumont found something …

Millennium Falcon

This Robot Swarm Finishes Your Grocery Shopping In Minutes

Ocado’s warehouse technology would probably make Jeff Bezos green with envy.<p>“This has to be a render,” is my first thought as I watch these robots moving quickly over a seemingly infinite grid of crates. I am wrong. “Because the robots are brand new, it looks like a render but in fact it’s 100% …

Stop worrying and let the machines take our jobs – report

Techies safe, but you may have to endure a robot co-workerSo, robots are coming to take your jobs after all* but techies shouldn't be scared, not in …

Apple estaria criando headset de AR com sistema operacional exclusivo

Ontem, ficamos sabendo de mais rumores sobre o suposto dispositivo de realidade aumentada da Apple. Esses boatos foram reforçados por Allen Horng, da …

It’s not robots we should fear, it’s their creators

One day, artificially intelligent robots will replace human beings as the Earth’s dominant form of life, or so says Stephen Hawking (and Elon Musk). However, for all the impressive progress AIs and robots have made in recent years, the most urgent and real danger they pose to society lies elsewhere.<p>…

Artificial Intelligence

More Evidence That Humans and Machines Are Better When They Team Up - MIT Technology Review

Instead of just fretting about how robots and AI will eliminate jobs, we should explore new ways for humans and machines to collaborate, says Daniela …

Robotics

Three researchers left Elon Musk's AI company to launch a start-up

Leaving Elon<p>Not content to simply transform the worlds of energy, transportation, and space exploration, in 2015, Elon Musk founded OpenAI, a San …

Can Robots Be Jewish?

Sophia, Saudi Arabia’s newest citizen, falls short of the requirements on several fronts: she doesn’t speak Arabic, nor does she give any indication …

The Tonight Show

Humanoid robot market to double by 2023, industrial robotics to hit $72B

Greater interest from manufacturing, medicine, and retail will drive robotics growth for the next five years.<p>The humanoid robot market will grow from …

Robotics

Review: Jibo Social Robot

Author: Jeffrey Van Camp. Jeffrey Van Camp Gear<p>Date of Publication: 11.07.17.<p>Time of Publication: 1:59 pm. 1:59 pm<p>Sub Title: Robotic Realness<p>R2-D2 …

Market for humanoid robots set to grow ten times by 2023

Rise of Robots<p>A new report claims the market for humanoid robots will expand tenfold by 2023. Current estimates put its value at $320.3 million, but …

Stephen Hawking Isn't Sure Whether Artificial Intelligence Will End Poverty or Kill Us All

“Success in creating effective AI, could be the biggest event in the history of our civilization. Or the worst. We just don’t know.”<p>Those …

Artificial Intelligence

Will taxing robots like they’re humans help save people’s jobs?

Experts say that the artificial intelligence revolution could have sweeping consequences for the US workforce<p>Robots better watch their backs — soon, …

Scientists develop tiny robots that drill into cancer cells to kill them

Tiny new robots are proving to be life-saving tools in the fight against cancer. As first reported in the journal Nature, scientists at Durham …

Nanotech

Expert doubles down: robots still threaten 47% of U.S. jobs

A leading authority on robotization has doubled down on his most controversial forecast — that automation threatens 47% of American jobs. And he …

Scientists want to bring a sense of touch to virtual reality

You may have played video games where the controller shakes and buzzes, heightening the effect of onscreen crashes. In fact, you can find that …

LG's robot mower uses GPS to keep your grass cut - CNET

LG wants to take the aches and pains out of lawn care by letting you control its latest smart mower with your voice. The manufacturer's LG Lawn Mower Robot will work with Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, the virtual assistants that you can cue with your voice. That means you should be able to …

Smart Homes

Never worry about vacuuming again w/ the self-charging iRobot Roomba 860 for $350

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Best Buy offers the iRobot Roomba 860 Self-Charging Robot Vacuum in silver for <b>$349.99 shipped</b>. Taking 30% off the regular going …

Consumer Tech

Domino's and Ford Partner Up to Test Self-Driving Delivery Cars

Plus, Target has its own wine line and there's a robot named Temi that might be your next roommate.<p>Target announced it will be selling an exclusive Target-branded line of wine in over 1,000 stores nationwide starting Sept. 3. The new line, called California Roots, is sold for just $5.00 a …

World's most human robot hints at future on Northland visit

In the future the main role of humans will be to watch cat videos on the internet.That's the verdict of Sophia, said to be the world's most human …

Robotics

Is it time to tax job-stealing robots?

Bill Gates thinks so, but some experts warn it would hurt the economy<p>If robots are going to steal human jobs, it's only fair that they pay taxes too, …