Robot iCub uses an artificial neural network to understand new sentences. A robot with an artificial brain is learning languages--even heavily accented ones--by stringing together words and sentences.
Who wouldn’t want a Raspbery Pi-powered open source bartending that you control with your phone or tablet? For at least 353 people who have tossed $134,551 in tip money towards the project on Kickstarter,
Ever wonder why it has taken so long for your robot butler to arrive? It’s 2013, so why aren’t those long-promised robotic domestic servants helping out around the house yet? One reason for the delay:
The recent frenzy of tech-y fashion—Suzanne Lee’s Kombucha couture, for example, or something called the “Twitter Dress,” upon which live tweets scroll over a LED-embedded bodice—is the inspiration for
This post was originally written for Half the Sky Movement: The Game, a Facebook game that creates real change for women and girls. Thousands of changemakers gathered at the 92YTribeca on Wednesday for
Live music is a very social experience. And, social media enables concerts to be experienced outside of the four walls of the concert hall. I went to see the Rolling Stones in San Jose earlier this week.
Social media anxiety disorder may not be a recognized mental health issue (yet), but for some moms, social network-inflicted stress has added considerable pressure to parenthood. Pinterest in particular
Pebble, the E-Ink smart-watch for iPhones and Android devices which raised over 10 million dollars on Kickstarter is about to get a lot of new features. Today, Pebble announced that the watch SDK is being
The social-gaming company releases "Running With Friends," a combination of its mobile franchise and the popular genre of running games. The title's set at the annual running of the bulls in Pamplona,
In March nearly 7,000 people traveled to the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, to spend the weekend at RootsTech, a yearly technology-focused genealogy conference sponsored by FamilySearch