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8 Staggering Predictions From Ray Kurzweil

You'll never die, for starters.<p>Want to know what the future’s going to be like? There’s no better person to ask than Ray Kurzweil, the intellectual …

Google Lens turns your phone into a super-intelligent camera

Google's image-recognition AI just got way smarter.<p>The company announced a new computer-vision platform, Google Lens, which could give our smartphone …

Google, Not the Government, Is Building the Future

One persistent criticism of Silicon Valley is that it no longer works on big, world-changing ideas. Every few months, a dumb start-up will make the news — most recently the one selling a $700 juicer — and folks outside the tech industry will begin singing I-told-you-sos.<p>But don’t be fooled by …

Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk's A.I. project is making humans teach robots through VR in a big breakthrough moment

An Elon Musk-backed artificial intelligence research firm called OpenAI has created a way for<p>robotsto learn tasks by giving them a …

Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk Just Unveiled Breakthrough AI Research. Here’s What You Need to Know.

One Smart Bot<p>If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, OpenAI’s newest robot system should leave humanity blushing. Not only can it …

La Corte di Cassazione: "I migranti devono conformarsi ai nostri valori"

Gli immigrati che hanno scelto di vivere nel mondo occidentale hanno "l'obbligo" di conformarsi ai valori della società nella quale hanno deciso "di …

Bill Gates Has Seven Predictions for the Future

Bill Gates has been almost prophetic in his past predictions: his 1999 list was hauntingly accurate, foreseeing the advent of price comparison …

Here's a Chilling Glimpse of the Privacy-Free Future

The computers are watching.<p>Imagine if you lost your keys and instead of fishing around in the couch cushions, you could just pull out your phone and search for them. Just a quick, textual query with a quick response that they're on your desk, you doofus. This is not only possible; it's possible …

The EU is a bully

The EU is a bully, according to Yanis Varoufakis, the former Greek finance minister, in an interview with this newspaper. Mr Varoufakis might be a socialist and this is, of course, his personal opinion, but much of what he tells us has been confirmed in the last week by the EU’s actions.<p>Mr …

13 existential risks that have the potential to bring an end to humanity

Human extinction is something that most people probably try not to dwell too much on, but a team at Cambridge University are devoting their lives to studying the matter.<p>Academics, lawyers, scholars, and philosophers at the university's Centre for the Study of Existential Risk (CSER) are …

Elon Musk ‘The Boring Company’ concept: Teslas speeding through tunnels on mobile platforms [video]

Elon Musk unveiled today the concept behind his new company: The Boring Company. It confirms that the idea behind the company goes beyond simply building tunnels.<p>We reported just yesterday that the startup recently took delivery of its first giant boring machine at SpaceX’s headquarters.<p>The new …

Dal Mit un nuovo dispositivo che estrae acqua potabile dall’aria

Alimentato dalla sola energia solare, il sistema potrebbe aiutare a risolvere i problemi di approvvigionamento idrico nel mondo: con un materiale …

14 Rare Images of the Eccentric Nikola Tesla at Work

Year and location unknown.<p>Tesla demonstrates “wireless” power transmission in his Houston Street laboratory in March 1899.<p>The first photograph …

Elon Musk's masterplan for humanity's future is beyond your wildest sci-fi dreams

Elon Musk is about to become a CEO of another company. Yes, the guy who's already the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX will take on lead duty at a new company …

Singularity

Former Trump aide: Trump fired me many times and sued me. I still think he was a great boss.

A former Trump aide who helped guide the president’s decision to run in 2016 had positive things to say about his old boss, in an interview for The Post’s political podcast.<p>“One thing about Donald Trump, I don’t know if I'm ever going to have another boss like this,” Sam Nunberg told White House …

Donald Trump

Here's Everything You Need to Know about Elon Musk's Human/AI Brain Merge

Neuralink Has Arrived<p>After weeks of anticipation, details on Elon Musk’s brain-computer interface company Neuralink have finally been revealed. In a …

Elon Musk Just Outlined How He'll Merge The Human Brain and AI

Musk’s History of AI Concerns<p>Elon Musk has made it clear that he is concerned about the extreme advancements being made in artificial intelligence …

Brain scans highlight a hidden, "higher" state of consciousness

Reaching a higher state of consciousness is a concept you're more likely to hear a spiritualist spout than a scientist, but now neuroscientists at …

Artificial intelligence could build new drugs faster than any human team

Artificial intelligence algorithms are being taught to generate art, human voices, and even fiction stories all on their own—why not give them a shot at building new ways to treat disease?<p>Atomwise, a San Francisco-based startup and Y Combinator alum, has built a system it calls AtomNet (pdf), which …

Artificial Intelligence

Il M5S all'attacco: Se sospendono Report non paghiamo più il canone

"Il MoVimento 5 Stelle è a fianco di chi fa informazione in maniera seria e indipendente, senza vivere di appartenenze e simpatie politiche. E' …

Ada is an AI-powered doctor app and telemedicine service

Ada, a London and Berlin-based health tech startup, sees its official U.K. push today, and in doing so joins a number of other European startups attempting to market something akin to an AI-powered ‘doctor’.<p>The company’s mobile offering bills itself as a “personal health companion and telemedicine …

North Korea's failed missile launches may have been a US effort — here's how

North Korea's failed missile test Sunday has fueled speculation over whether the United States might have used cyber warfare tactics to scuttle the …

Incredible photos that will change the way you see the world

No matter if it's captured in a state of peace or destruction, Earth is a fascinating and beautiful place.<p>Below are 22 of the best environmental photos taken for Reuters in 2016.<p>From star trails in Kazakhstan to a breathtaking sunrise over the mountains of Austria, these photos will give you a …

How Elon Musk Learns Faster And Better Than Everyone Else

<b>How is it even possible that Elon Musk could build four multibillion companies by his mid-40s — in four separate fields (software, energy,</b> …

Elon Musk: 100 Tesla Gigafactories Could Power the Entire World

The Gigafactory<p>The Tesla Gigafactory produces lithium ion batteries, supporting the Tesla vehicles and providing low-cost batteries using alternative …

How Different Leaders, Such as President Trump and Elon Musk, Set Goals (Infographic)

To be successful and reach your goals, figure out what type of leader you are.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Understanding which leadership style works best for you is vital in reaching success. However, when it comes to goal setting, there are certain things that will …

This "Smart Drug" Could Hack Your Brain Chemistry to Increase Your Intelligence

The Science of Nootropics<p>Nootropics, broadly speaking, are substances that can safely enhance cognitive performance. They’re a group of (as yet …

Le felci ispirano una tecnologia per non ricaricare più lo smartphone

I ricercatori della Rmit University hanno elaborato un elettrodo in grado di conservare energia solare e rendere i dispositivi elettronici autonomi …

5 Neuroscience Experts Weigh in on Elon Musk's Mysterious "Neural Lace" Company

What can we expect from Neuralink, the new Elon Musk company devoted to brain-computer interfaces? Image: iStockphotoElon Musk has a reputation as …