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Clearpath wants to do for robotics what BlackBerry did for smartphones

With a vision to automate the world's dullest, dirtiest and deadliest jobs through their unmanned robots, Clearpath Robotics Inc. is making an international name for itself. The company's co-founders, Matt Rendall, Ryan Gariepy and Bryan Webb, were recently included in '40 Under 40: People to Watch …

Stephen Hawking Says A.I. Could Be Our 'Worst Mistake In History'

Elon Musk: AI is ‘potentially more dangerous than nukes’

(Credit: Warner Bros. Pictures)<p>Elon Musk warned in a tweet Saturday that “we need to be super careful with AI. Potentially more dangerous than …

The Forgotten Female Programmers Who Created Modern Tech

If your image of a computer programmer is a young man, there's a good reason: It's true. Recently, many big tech companies revealed how few of their female employees worked in programming and technical jobs. Google had some of the highest rates: 17 percent of its technical staff is female.<p>It wasn't …

Are we ready for the rise of social robots?

Social robots are coming, but will we enjoy their company? Chris Baraniuk explains why it might not always be easy to adjust to our new companions, and how it’ll change us.<p><b>Robots are like mechanical butlers, right?</b> <br>Not anymore. Some machines are programmed to simply respond to our whims, like the …

Robotics

Incredible 3D GIFs Created with a Simple Visual Effect

Animated gifs seem to be everywhere these days, but some gif creators are taking the visual experience of viewing quick clips of silent motion to another level. By carefully adding a couple of solid-colored (typically white), vertical lines to the moving images, an incredible three-dimensional …