#429520 SRI’s Pioneering Mobile Robot ...

Shakey's creators and colleagues share inside stories at the celebration, and talk about robotics today[Read more…]

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#429517 Ground-breaking robotic arms that could ...

Partly supported through the EU-funded SOMA project, robotics researchers have developed versatile robotic grippers to pick thousands of supermarket items.[Read more…]

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#429511 How the World Has Changed From 1917 to ...

Over the last 100 years, the world has changed tremendously.
For perspective, this year at Abundance 360, I gave a few fun examples of what the world looked like in 1917.
This blog is a look at what the world looked like a century ago and what it looks like today.
Let’s dive in.
In 1917…
One hundred years ago, things looked a little bit different.
1. World Literacy Rates
– 1917: The world literacy rate was only 23 percent.
– Today: Depending on estimates, the world […] Continue Reading…

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#429502 Cyborg Future? Elon Musk’s Plan to ...

Elon Musk thinks human cyborgs could counter the threat from artificial intelligence.[Read more…]

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#429493 This Week’s Awesome Stories From ...

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
Understanding Agent CooperationJoel Leibo, Vinicius Zambaldi, Marc Lanctot, Janusz Marecki, Thore Graepel | Google DeepMind Blog"Recent progress in artificial intelligence and specifically deep reinforcement learning provides us with the tools to look at the problem of social dilemmas through a new lens… we showed that we can apply the modern AI technique of deep multi-agent reinforcement learning to age-old questions in social science such as the mystery of the emergence of cooperation."

ROBOTICS
Agility Robotics Introduces Cassie, a Dynamic and […] Continue Reading…

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