#429361 RoboDragonfly: Tiny Backpack Turns ...

Engineers have fitted dragonflies with tiny backpack controllers that connect directly to the neurons controlling the insects' flight.[Read more…]

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#429356 Humanoid robot raises funds on charity ...

Humanoid robot raises funds on charity in Poland

We’re one step away from a big revolution in Poland. An extraordinary volunteer at the 25th Final of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity. One of the fund-raisers will be a humanoid robot Pepper from Opole.
The foundation – the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity is the biggest non-governmental charity in Poland. Every year, for 24 years now, it collects funds in order to save lives of patients in polish hospitals. Every January […] Continue Reading…

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#429355 Who Has the Manufacturing Edge? May ...

From time to time, the Singularity Hub editorial team unearths a gem from the archives and wants to share it all over again. It's usually a piece that was popular back then and we think is still relevant now. This is one of those articles. It was originally published October 7, 2015. We hope you enjoy it!
You’ve heard the chatter: Robots and AI want your job. One famous study predicted 47% of today’s jobs may be automated by […] Continue Reading…

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#429354 All In: Artificial Intelligence Beats ...

Artificial intelligence has bested the world's top poker players in a 120,000-hand match of Heads-Up, No-Limit Texas Hold'em poker.[Read more…]

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#429350 The Struggle to Make AI Less Biased Than ...

The dirty little secret is out about artificial intelligence.
No, not the one about machines taking over the world. That’s an old one. This one is more insidious. Data scientists, AI experts and others have long suspected it would be a problem. But it’s only within the last couple of years, as AI or some version of machine learning has become nearly ubiquitous in our lives, that the issue has come to the forefront.
AI is prejudiced. Sexism. Ageism. Racism. Name […] Continue Reading…

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