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Facebook Messenger: New robot-based customer service tools to come to chat app at F8 conference

Facebook is going to add a whole host of robots to its Messenger app, in an attempt to change the way the internet works.<p>The company is widely …

Chatbots

Tattoo prototype turns body art into a fitness tracker

Tattoos that marry art with technology are nothing new at this point. We've seen Motorola show off a tattoo designed to unlock your smartphone and …

Developer Of Space Engineers Searches For Universal AI

Even with a 30-strong R&D team, the amount of work needed to create a truly universal AI is huge.<p>“We have three pillars in our work,” Rosa explained. “First is to come up with a proper cognitive architecture or architectures, which can do the intelligence in specific training or testing …

IDTechEx to explore new opportunities and trends in wearable technology

IDTechEx Research predicts that the wearable technology market will rise from US 24.2 billion in 2015 to three times that size in ten years, creating …

Ralph Lauren’s new smart Polo shirts combine fashion and technology

High-tech, meet high fashion. With Ralph Lauren’s introduction of its new “smart” PoloTech shirt, high-tech fashion is now synonymous with …

Ralph Lauren

Facebook opens an artificial intelligence lab in Paris

Back in March, Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer identified artificial intelligence as one of the social network's three big bets on the future.<p>The problem: Facebook's more than 1 billion users are putting more pictures, video, and <i>stuff</i> on the platform than we can keep track of, he said.<p>Artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future: Ashlee Vance: 9780062301239: Amazon.com: Books

When I walked into Barnes & Noble two weeks ago, I wasn't actually looking to purchase a book. Usually, I go in, browse for 30 minutes, and get out. But when I walked around to the Physics and Science section, the first thing I saw was Elon Musk's face.<p>Inevitably, I picked it up and began reading.<p>2 …

Elon Musk

IoT and the future of human kind: interview with Jason Silva

Devices, processes, people and things. The Internet of Everything has to do with all these dimensions that, together, describe a deep revolution that …

Internet of Things

When Technology Helps Us Become More Human

It was Tuesday January 12, 2010, and the Haitian capital had just been hit with a massive earthquake.<p>Far away in Boston, Fletcher School PhD …

U.S. Marines

Apple Watch and its wireless tech

Apple hasn't called its upcoming Apple Watch "magical" as it did with the iPad in 2010, but its wireless components have some spellbinding …

Smart cities will have almost 10 billion connected devices by 2020

The Internet of Things revolution is finally upon us and a new report by Gartner estimates that in 2015 there will be 1.1 billion connected things …

Using Technology to Improve Mathematical Intelligence

<i>Co-authored by Lakshmi, a Mobicip blogger who is just as passionately opinionated about the juxtaposition of technology, parenting and education.</i><p>Logical mathematical intelligence may be formally defined as the capacity to reason, calculate, apply logic, think critically and sometimes abstractly, …

Education Technology
Wearable Tech

Cognitive technology

One of the most significant developments in technology in coming years will likely be the use of smart machines—cognitive technologies—to replace …

Cognition

Wireless Power Tech Moves Into Mainstream

More than a century ago, Nikola Tesla, the legendary engineer and inventor, proposed building a globe-spanning system for transmitting electricity wireless.<p>Tesla’s bold idea has finally begun to become more than just an idea.<p>IKEA, the Swedish home furnishing juggernaut, revealed a new line of …

Wireless Charging

The Death of Textbooks?

Artificially intelligent software is reshaping traditional teaching materials—but it's unclear what the new technology will take away from the learning experience.<p>At a recent sit-down with executives representing one of the biggest players in the textbook industry, my colleague and I felt …

Education

Scientists Can Now Read Your Memories

Researchers have mapped rats’ memories, and humans could be next.<p>Scientists may have cracked the code of memories by successfully tracing how they …

The Movie That Accurately Predicted the Future of Technology

That's right: 'Minority Report.'<p><b>The past week has been a milestone</b> in technological advancement. The FBI announced the completion of its new facial recognition technology. Arizona State University researchers developed the runner's jetpack. And Audi unleashed driverless cars in California. Just 12 …

Internet Pioneer Warns Our Era Could Become The 'Digital Dark Ages'

What happens when today's high-tech data storage systems become tomorrow's floppy discs?<p>Google Vice President Vint Cerf is concerned about the answer and its implications for preserving history. Speaking at a conference of top American scientists, Cerf described such a loss of important information …

Humanities

Apple Pay will soon support federal payment cards and parks

Apple Pay has been expanding steadily since its launch last fall, but now it also has the support of the federal government. Speaking at the White House Cyber Security Summit today, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that Apple Pay will support federal payment cards later this year, including social …

30 Incredible Ways Technology Will Change Education By 2028

<b>30 Incredible Ways Technology Will Change Education By 2028</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>Technology is changing at a rapid pace, so much so that it’s challenging to …

Education Technology

The Man Behind the Google Brain: Andrew Ng and the Quest for the New AI

There's a theory that human intelligence stems from a single algorithm.<p>The idea arises from experiments suggesting that the portion of your brain …

Facebook is opening up some of its AI research for public use

Artificial Intelligence research has become something of a tech arms race in recent years, with Google, Microsoft, and Facebook each running their own expensive cutting-edge labs. But today, Facebook's AI research lab (FAIR for short) is releasing new code for optimizing a certain kind of machine …

Artificial Intelligence

Facebook Makes Some Of Its Deep Learning Tools Available To Everyone

The tech giants are giving back to the community.<p>Not long after Samsung announced plans to help establish an open platform for the Internet of Things, Facebook has revealed its plans to share a selection of its groundbreaking Artificial Intelligence tools, related to “deep learning,” with anyone …

Artificial Intelligence

Why the modern world is bad for your brain

In an era of email, text messages, Facebook and Twitter, we’re all required to do several things at once. But this constant multitasking is taking its toll. Here neuroscientist Daniel J Levitin explains how our addiction to technology is making us less efficient<p>Daniel J Levitin Q&A<p>Our brains are …

Productivity

Image Recognition Technology Could Change Market Research Forever

Facial recognition software has been gaining traction lately, edging it’s way to becoming the next big thing.<p>Technology juggernauts like Google and …

Artificial Intelligence

Futuristic Implanted Wearable Facilitates Info Exchange | Gadgets, Science & Technology

Wearable technology has the potential to take our lives to a whole new level, but so far the emerging contenders are a little disappointing. Google …

3D-printing an artificial mind might be possible one day.

I’m an artificial-intelligence skeptic. My problem isn’t with the software, but the hardware. Current computer technologies may give us faster, …