Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Artificial Intelligence Gone Wild

Artificial Intelligence Gone Wild

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. — A characteristic twinkle in his eye, Ronald Reagan waves to a crowd from aboard a rail car in a hologram revealed Wednesday at the late president’s namesake library in Southern California.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJ5esr0LB0U“We think we made a...
Ex-cybernetics engineer Dr Ian Pearson predicts we are veering towards a future of conscious machines.But if robots are thrust into action by military powers, the futurologist warns they will be capable of conjuring up their own "moral viewpoint".And if they...
       Hal, a new robot developed to aid medical and nursing students in their training, is reportedly so “real”—it sheds tears, bleeds, and urinates, and its pupils react to changes in light—that trainers have to be careful not to “push...
Journeys to other star systems will forever be out of reach unless a massive breakthrough in physics makes faster-than-light travel a reality, or a breakthrough in medicine makes suspended animation possible.Now, at least, one of those things has happened.Samuel...
The field of robotics is going through a renaissance thanks to advances in machine learning and sensor technology. Each generation of robot is engineered with greater mechanical complexity and smarter operating software than the last. But what if, instead of painstakingly...
This weird robotic head will be the friendly face of artificial intelligence Furhat's robotic head promises to give people a more friendly AI experienceDo you ever wish that Amazon's Alexa or Google Assistant were a bit more present for your chats? The answer might...
Futurologist Dr Ian Pearson believes a helmet placed on a human head in a laboratory will be able to project their thoughts in real-time.He spoke after researchers claimed they can tell what rats are thinking by analysing activity in their...
So far so good! Major overhaul of the keys that keep the internet secure completed as firm behind it slams claims it could have caused a 48 hour global shutdownICANN switched out crypto keys that make sure users aren't...
Time goes in one direction: forward. Little boys become old men but not vice versa; teacups shatter but never spontaneously reassemble. This cruel and immutable property of the universe, called the "arrow of time," is fundamentally a consequence of the second law...
Artificial intelligence can predict a person’s chances of dying within a year by looking at heart test results – even when they look normal to doctors. How it does so is a mystery.Brandon Fornwalt at healthcare provider Geisinger in Pennsylvania,...

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