Friday, April 28, 2017
FRIDAY BLAST ROBOT NEWS REVIEW
Meet the People Who Train the
(to Do Their Own Jobs)
New York Times
We spoke with five people — a travel agent, a
expert, an engineer, a customer-service representative and a scriptwriter, of sorts — who have ...
, tasers join battle against invasive species
In this artist rendering provided by
in Service of the Environment, a new
that hunts the dangerous and invasive lionfish made its debut in ...
Scientists turn to
to battle invasive species
? Meet Your Maker
This story is the second in a four part look at '
and Michigan.' Check back next week, when we'll bring you part three. Jacob Staniszewski is ...
Fanuc to spend $566m to lift
output in Japan
Nikkei Asian Review
Don't stress over
; a bright new economy is being born
Los Angeles Times
Good news: The
may not destroy us after all. A few weeks ago, I wrote a column that outlined the worries of big thinkers such as Stephen ...
Can early experiences with computers,
increase STEM interest among young girls?
activity, children chose an animal-like
. They first followed step-by-step instructions on a smartphone to "tell" it to move forward, ...
UW study: Exposure to computers,
boost STEM interest in young girls
can read and write better, it's time to reform education – TED 2017
Study International News
An Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine-learning
is consistently outdoing 80 percent of its human peers in University of Tokyo's (Todai) ...
Dog 'Spot' Could Deliver Your Next Package
While some companies are researching how to use drones or autonomous vehicles to deliver goods to customers, one company has trained a
: These Tools Wishing to Be Your Friend
While some applications remain under lock and key in heavily guarded laboratories, it's clear nonetheless that AI and
are (very) rapidly ...
'Pepper' Makes North American Debut at Cornell
Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun
Jones and Newman reconcile over
They have been bitter political rivals for several years, but now Education Minister Kate Jones and Campbell Newman could unite over
may put Campbell Newman in same room as former nemesis
highlight Take Our Daughters, Sons to Work Day
New Jersey Herald
Photo by Daniel Freel/New Jersey Herald - Vernon Township High School
team member Brian Hill, third from left, helps young children learn ...
A man and his
: Hobbyist looks to share knowledge with others
Tyler Morning Telegraph
As a child, Carlos Sabates' family called him “destructive hands.” If it was electronic, Sabates, now 36, wanted to know how it worked. That usually ...
Can early experiences with computers,
increase STEM interest among young girls?
A 6-year-old girl follows instructions on a smartphone to program a turtle
. Credit: UW Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences. Girls start believing ...
UNVEILED: Race on for AI dolls who will change sex industry forever
In a crowded market dominated by companies in the US and Asia, Abyss Creations' RealDoll Harmony
stand out as they are incredibly realistic.
Race to create the best artificially intelligent sex
that 'better in the sack' than a human... and ...
for senior project
New Castle News
Diagnosed with rare seizure disorder as well as spina bifida, the 19-year-old Colaluca has attended school via a VGo
telepresence device ...
US Marines could use
to lead beach invasions
US Marines could one day use
to storm beaches. Pictured is a
armed with a machine gun, known as the Multi-Utility Tactical Transport ...
Move over Messi, soccer
sharpening skills for a big national match at UM
Ubbo Visser is a lot like any other soccer coach. He's obsessed with improving the way his players kick. He videotapes them and analyzes their ...
Will Eventually Take Over Half of All Human Jobs, AI Bull Predicts
Kai-Fu Lee, founder of venture capital firm Sinovation Ventures, predicted that
will eventually take over 50% of all human jobs as artificial ...
Drunk Man Assaults R2D2-Style Security
and Gets Arrested
FEDORrobot Android TechnicsWhile on patrol in the parking lot of its manufacturer, a K5 security
was assaulted by Jason Sylvain. Sylvain, who ...
John Connor is that you? Man attacks security
Artificial intelligence will replace half of all jobs, says widely-followed technologist
are likely to replace 50 percent of all jobs, according to Kai-Fu Lee, founder of venture capital firm Sinovation Ventures and a top voice on tech ...
Tesla receives massive shipment of
for Model 3 production line
Robotics Tomorrow (press release)
Fred Lambert for Elektrek: Less than 3 months away from the planned start of Model 3 production, Tesla has received a massive order of
for its ...
Tesla Has An Army Of Kuka
Waiting To Be Installed On Model 3 Assembly Line
Tesla's “Alien” Themed
Production Lines Become a Reality
Tesla Inc (TSLA) to Take Help from
for Model 3 Production
Smаrt Stоck Nеws
How will automation affect the retail industry?
For example, an autonomous, multilingual
is designed to help customers at the home improvement chain, Lowe's, to get their shopping done as ...
Children explore science with Lego Mindstorms
Children spent their spring break at the Poland library on March 29 working with the Lego Mindstorms
. The Lego Mindstorms
give the ...
Making learning fun with AI and
Sneha Priya and Pranavan's venture SP
is providing maker-centric education through AI-assisted learning. Given their love for practical ...
How state-of-the-art camera that behaves like the human eye could benefit
and smart devices
Kingston University London experts will explore how an artificial vision system inspired by the human eye could be used by
of the future ...
Nothing is more in vogue than claiming that America is getting a “bad deal” because of free trade and all of the nasty pitfalls of globalization — namely, ...
with customisable nipples that can quote Shakespeare to replace women in ...
It may sound like something out of a Westworld TV script, but sex
with customisable nipples that can quote Shakespeare could soon be ...
Takes Recovering Child to Her Seat in Class
Voice of America
Cloe now attends class virtually through a $3,000
. Hers, which she named Clo-Bot, was donated by the local Rotary Club. Since she began ...
: let's look the bright side
Sir, Fears of immigrants taking local jobs may now turn into fears of no jobs, as
take over work that humans were once employed to do (“
, other tech showcased at Ole Miss
WMC Action News 5
Included was Pepper, a four-foot humanoid
with a tablet for a chest. It was Pepper's first appearance at a U.S. college campus. C Spire is one of ...
Report: RealDoll's $15K AI-Powered Sex
“Harmony is a prototype, a
version of the company's hyper-realistic silicone sex toy, the RealDoll,” explained The Guardian's Jenny Kleeman.
are people too (The Funny Side)
Legislative officials in the European Union have been trying to decide whether
are people or not. This is idiotic. Of course they are people.
brought to Nevada students
Maker Lab award winners Left to Right: Isaiah Lile and Kaden Padgett,
Performance Award; Tiesen Beisley and Joseph Fahnestock, Strategy ...
What will we do after
have taken over? Simple: more work
South China Morning Post
will need to be constructed, maintained, fine-tuned and managed. Furthermore, the reality is that humanity has a unique skill for creating ...
To Bot or not to Bot: Meet the little
who can perform Shakespeare!
FORT WORTH -- Here in the 21st century,
are nothing new. But have you ever seen one recite a sonnet? That's just what Dr. Julienne Greer ...
Enid News & Eagle
A participant in Enid Public Schools' Early Childhood
Fair and iPad Share puts together a Fisher-Price Think & Learn Code-a-pillar. The toy ...
CMU's Snakebot pulls Jimmy's leg on Fallon show
Howie Choset, a
professor at Carnegie Mellon University, demonstrates the climbing prowess of Snakebot on 'The Tonight Show with Jimmy ...
give online students a seat in the classroom
The Queensland Times
Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic Services, Professor Ken Udas said the use of Kubi Telepresence
is one of a number of successful ...
Instagram becomes the fastest growing social network and the
set to give you fines
Instagram is now officially the world's fastest growing social network - boasting 700 million monthly active users worldwide. Just in December last year ...
How To Put a High-Precision Press on Your
and Still Minimize Your Work Station's Footprint
Traditional methods for assembly involve intricate automated lines that would bring the part to the press, but with the advancements in
Poop Jokes, Sexy
and a Retro Soundtrack Can't Save 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'
San Antonio Current
“You were insufferable to start with,” groans Gamora, the badass green chick who should be the hero of the Guardians of the Galaxy series. She says ...
team ranked third in world
The Cumby High School
Team had a very successful year, which concluded with a first in division and third overall win at the Vex World ...
that picks apples? Replacing humans worries some
That system could eventually come to an end as at least two companies are rushing to get
fruit picking machines to market. (Bob Brawdy/The ...
Canadian millennials just aren't that into the jobs that
could take away: study
labour side-by-side with plastic thread made from recycled bottles at the Repreve Bottle Processing Center, part of the Unifi textile ...
Ninjas, Gods, and
Collide in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite's Trailer
After setting the stage for the story earlier this week, Marvel has a released a new trailer for Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite that's all about the actual ...
Elon Musk is building a
army to work in Tesla's 'alien dreadnought' factory assembling Model ...
Tesla has just received a massive order of Kuka
at its Fremont factory in California. The bright orange machines will be used to assemble Model ...
Fairfield hospital performs first surgery with new
Hamilton Journal News
Dr. Jim Fitzpatrick, of Fairfield Mercy Hospital, talks about their latest Da Vinci XI
device and its benefits during surgery. GREG LYNCH / STAFF.
In Disguise Combiner Force Episodes 1-7 Description and US Air Times
... airdates, and descriptions for the first seven episodes of Season 3 of Transformers:
in Disguise - Combiner Force! Check them all out below.
World Policy Institute (blog)
taking over is a staple of science fiction, including in Isaac Asimov's classic novel, I
, and the films based on it. The “Marketplace” ...
UiPath raises $30 million to help enterprises automate repetitive tasks with software
process automation (RPA) startup that's setting out to help companies automate repetitive tasks, has raised $30 million in a Series A ...
Automation Will Benefit Food and Agriculture
automation has attracted the attention of industry fear-mongers and hopefuls alike for taking over jobs — many of them undesirable in ...
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