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A Stanford computer science major has a plan for when robots take over

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Peter Ballmer is a Junior at Stanford University studying Computer Science with a concentration in Human Computer Interaction.

I’m waiting in line at Panda Express. 707 more words


GIANT FREAKIN' ROBOTS Part 33: Control the narrative

What is this? I started this “serial” as a way to bring some fun and immediacy to my writing routine. Each chapter is written, edited and posted in a single day (I will do some additional editing if I find a glaring mistake). 2,309 more words

An Ethical Roboticist: the journey so far

What do robots have to do with ethics? And how do you end up with the job of “roboethicist”? Prof. Alan Winfield, Director of the Science Communication Unit at UWE Bristol, explains his recent professional journey. 462 more words


Human-like robots may have a disturbing impact on actual humans

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Researchers hailing from NASA to Google have invested in humanoid robots.

There’s the Dreamer robot that was acquired by Google-turned-Alphabet in 2013. And there’s… 331 more words


OceanOne Is The Humanoid Robotic Diver That Just Revolutionized...

OceanOne Is The Humanoid Robotic Diver That Just Revolutionized Deep-Sea Archeology 

Controlled remotely by deep-sea archeologist Oussama Khatib, OceanOne is able to send him live haptic feedback, essentially feeling what the robot “feels.”

By: Futurism.

Hilton hotel chain powers robot concierge with IBM Watson

The Hilton Worldwide hotel chain is trialling a robotic concierge service – powered by IBM’s Watson cognitive computing technology – to assist front desk staff in its hotels. 398 more words

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