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Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up for Sale in Robotics Retreat
18 Mar
2016
Written by billwallace

Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up for Sale in Robotics Retreat »

The video, published to YouTube on Feb. 23, was awe-inspiring and scary. A two-legged humanoid Read more…

Brain implants could give us a ‘sixth sense’ by making us see infrared
18 Mar
2016
Written by billwallace

Brain implants could give us a ‘sixth sense’ by making us see infrared »

It has been put to good use by comic book superheroes and by alien predators hell-bent on wiping out mankind, but soon Read more…

This Hot Robot Says She Wants to Destroy Humans
17 Mar
2016
Written by billwallace

This Hot Robot Says She Wants to Destroy Humans »

Meet Sophia. Hanson Robotics human-like robot that may embody the androids of our future.

——————————————– [1] This hot robot says she wants Read more…

We Should Be More Afraid of Computers Than We Are
17 Mar
2016
Written by billwallace

We Should Be More Afraid of Computers Than We Are »

As sophisticated algorithms can complete tasks we once thought impossible, computers are seeming to become a real threat to humanity. Whether they decide Read more…

A treatment for Parkinson’s disease reveals a brain switch for sadness
4 Mar
2016
Written by billwallace

A treatment for Parkinson’s disease reveals a brain switch for sadness »

Surgeons snaked the electrodes under the 65-year-old woman’s scalp. Thirty years of Parkinson’s disease had almost frozen her limbs. The wires, connected to Read more…