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Robots: Lifesavers or Terminators? - CNN.com

Government officials say autonomous vehicles will make transportation safer, more accessible, more efficient and cleaner and last week, the Department of Transportation released guidelines for the testing and deployment of automated vehicles, which detail how the vehicles should perform, and include a model for state policies.Self-driving vehicles are just the tip of the autonomous revolution.In 2016, autonomous robot doctors perform surgery; algorithms invest your money; robocops patrol shopping malls; and if you end up in hospital, a computer system can determine how quickly you get treated.Many decisions made by autonomous machines have moral implications — yet little is determined about what ethics machines follow, or who decides what those ethical assumptions should be. 7 more words

High Technology Cars

48 Startups Disrupting the Warehouse

CB Insights:

  • Warehouse & inventory management software – These companies offer software-as-a-service platforms, generally cloud-based, for warehouse management and inventory tracking functions. Temando leads with $50M in funding, and works with Asos, Trademe, Krispy Kreme, and more. 
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Startups

Transformers 5: The Last Knight Spoilers, Leaks Of Bumblebee And Laura Haddock Around London

On a normal day in London, you’d never see Bumblebee cruising around Buckingham palace. Maybe just the guards and a few tourists here and there. But one fine day, Transformers 5: The Last Knight decides to take their cameras to the streets of London. 24 more words

Written Work

The Opening Bell 09-26-16: The Autonomous Age

On the September 26, 2016 episode of The Opening Bell, Steve happily chatted all hour about autonomous technology, starting things off with the Monday CEO spotlight featuring… 74 more words

The Opening Bell

The Vitals #1

Here is a rundown of important news stories and articles you might have missed over the last week (or two or three):

The Independent: ‘Hangover-free alcohol’ could replace all regular alcohol by 2050… 515 more words
Futurology

The impact of AI on work

This is my full deck on ideas about the future of work as the fourth industrial revolution changes the economic and social landscape.

Mind And Machines