Mahroof Ali

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UN Expert Worries About Killer Robots, Ignores The Ones That Already Exist

Autonomous war robots are coming. Panicking about them will only make things worse.<p>Yesterday, a United Nations expert called for a halt and moratorium on developing "lethal autonomous robotics," or, in layman's terms, "killer robots."<p>His argument: once killer robots take part in war, there will be …

Sell your data to save the economy and your future

<b>Imagine our world later in this century, when machines have got better.</b><p>Special Report: The Technology of BusinessRooted in techTech finds profit in poo in DubaiBringing Lebanon's designers onlineWords of wisdomTracking Miss Daisy<p>Cars and trucks drive themselves, and there's hardly ever an accident. …

Teenagers hate Facebook: A Pew study says that 94 percent of teens use Facebook, and hate it.

A new report released this week from the Pew Internet & American Life Project found that Facebook remains the leading social network among American …

'I'm, Like, Forced to. I Don't Know Why. Facebook Takes Up My Whole Life.'

How a 14-year-old girl (compulsively, constantly) uses technology

Why does Hollywood hate the future?

Wearable computing is hot and Meta just brought in the big guns as an advisor

NASA is funding a 3D food printer, and it'll start with pizza

NASA is funding research into 3D-printed food. As <i>Quartz</i> reveals, mechanical engineer Anjan Contractor received a $125,000 grant from the agency to build a prototype 3D printer with the aim of automating food creation. It's hoped the system could provide astronauts food during long-distance space …