March 20, 2015

9:20 PM | Bring On The Boring Robots
After a successful 6-month pilot, Savioke's "butler bots" are heading to hotels around the country. Why the rise of the boring robot is good news for robotics.

March 19, 2015

9:17 PM | Why Artificial Intelligence Will Not Obliterate Humanity
Elon Musk is terrified of artificial intelligence (AI). The founder of SpaceX and Tesla Motors predicts it’ll soon be "potentially more dangerous than nukes," and recently…

March 13, 2015

8:35 PM | The Looming Threat of Artificial Unintelligence
The AI that's poised to ruin human lives isn't what anyone would consider superintelligent. More likely, the AI that hurts us will be very, very dumb.

March 06, 2015

6:51 PM | Death By Slapstick: Will The DARPA Robotics Challenge's Final, Grueling Stage Kill The Humanoid Bot?
By removing safety tethers, and making falls inevitable, the Pentagon's $2M robotics competition could expose humanoid robots as too risky to continue pursuing.
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