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Do we trust robots enough to put them in charge?
The factors that cause people to accept robots, or not, will surprise you.
The newest Roomba is finally smart enough to avoid pet poop
iRobot just made a POOP guarantee. Here's why.
Singapore’s new robot cops will focus on small-time crime
Machines like these, called Xavier, may ultimately just be mobile extensions of surveillance systems.
The government is going to use facial recognition more. That’s bad.
A new report from the GAO finds that, among other uses, six agencies employ it to generate leads in investigations.
Fighter pilots, meet your AR adversaries
Air Force aviators could soon be training against synthetic enemies—aircraft generated by the augmented-reality display in front of them.
Tesla wants to make humanoid robots. Here’s their competition.
From Boston Dynamics to Sophia, the robotics field has been teeming with new inventions, each of them both talented and flawed in their own ways.
This new AI tool from Google could change the way we search online
For over two decades, Google has been indexing the web. Now it’s attempting to understand nuances in human language so it can deliver better search experiences.
This cutting-edge drone is headed out to pasture at an Air Force museum
The Valkyrie is a fancy drone designed to escort a fighter jet. It only flew a few times.
Birders behold: Cornell’s Merlin app is now a one-stop shop for bird identification
The app’s new 'Shazam for birds' feature was made possible through citizen science. Here's how it all works—and why you should download it.
A new AI-powered brain implant allowed a paralyzed man to speak again
This is a big step forward from current assistive speech technology.