Pledge Signed that no Artificial Intelligence will be Used as a Weapon

According to Future of Life Institute, 160 companies and 2,400 individuals have signed a pledge in which it is stated that “neither participate in nor support the development, manufacture, trade or use... Read more »

Canadarm2 Grabs the Dragon Shipment Arriving at the International Space Station

Last Friday, the SpaceX mission was launched bearing goods to the International Space Station. They arrived on Monday, and the astronomers couldn’t be happier. The rocket carried a Dragon capsule which got... Read more »

Quebec Robot Nao Helps Students With Learning Difficulties

Meet the cutest teacher’s assistant, Nao the robot that even held his own news conference in Montreal on 3 May. He talked about his accomplishments in helping students with autism spectrum disorder... Read more »

Google’s AI Can Now Pick Out A Single Voice In A Crowd

We’re better at listening to a person when there are more people taking in a crowd, but Google’s AI is now as good as us! You might have noticed that the AI... Read more »

AI Robots Will Learn to Conduct Science Experiments on Their Own

Brian Storey is a scientist with the Toyota Research Institute, leading a project with AI machines running experiments. But the robotic arm doesn’t just pick bottles, adds a precise number of drops... Read more »

AI May Get Depressed or Hallucinate in the Future

Scientists believe that they could make AI learn emotion. They can introduce a hormone-like system and, using machine learning, it could also risk learning how to feel or it could also experience... Read more »