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At This Store, Robots Will Replace Human Employees. But, Wow, They Are Adorable.
Robots

At This Store, Robots Will Replace Human Employees. But, Wow, They Are Adorable.

Softbank, the Japanese telecommunications and Internet corporation, will staff a cellphone store with (almost entirely) humanoid Pepper robots for a week.
Catherine Clifford
Marvin Minsky, AI Pioneer, Dies at 88
Obituaries

Marvin Minsky, AI Pioneer, Dies at 88

The MIT professor invented vital research equipment and consulted on Stanley Kubrick's '2001: A Space Odyssey.'
Stephen Hawking: Humans Ruined the Earth and Must Escape to Space
Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking: Humans Ruined the Earth and Must Escape to Space

One thousand years. That's all the third rock from the sun may have left.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Report: Robots Will Cause the Loss of 5 Million Jobs by 2020
Robots

Report: Robots Will Cause the Loss of 5 Million Jobs by 2020

Women will be the biggest losers as their jobs are often concentrated in low-growth or declining areas such as sales, office and administrative roles, the report said.
Your Future iPhone Might Know How You Are Feeling
Apple

Your Future iPhone Might Know How You Are Feeling

Apple just bought Emotient, a San Diego-based artificial intelligence startup.
Catherine Clifford
Zuckerberg's 2016 Goal: Create His Own A.I. Butler
Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg's 2016 Goal: Create His Own A.I. Butler

'This should be a fun intellectual challenge to code this for myself,' Facebook CEO wrote.
4 Must-See Tech-Related TED Talks That Excite and Scare Us About the Future
Technology

4 Must-See Tech-Related TED Talks That Excite and Scare Us About the Future

From a heartstring-tugging endorsement of virtual reality as an empathy booster, to a frightening vision of a world where computers take over humans, you won't want to miss these intense talks.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What's Behind the FAA's New Drone Rules
Weekly News Roundup

What's Behind the FAA's New Drone Rules

Plus -- Netflix shows viewers how to build and knit electronic socks that could detect when you've dozed off during a movie.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Elon Musk and Other Tech Leaders Pour $1 Billion Into Artificial Intelligence Startup
Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk and Other Tech Leaders Pour $1 Billion Into Artificial Intelligence Startup

The effort announced on Friday, called OpenAI, joins significant investments from companies such as Alphabet Inc's Google, Facebook Inc and Amazon.com Inc.
How This Company Creates Instant Websites
Ready To Launch

How This Company Creates Instant Websites

Now, websites are as easy as drag-and-drop.
How One Man Used Artificial Intelligence to Generate Genuine Sales Leads
Business Optimization

How One Man Used Artificial Intelligence to Generate Genuine Sales Leads

A CRM startup gets the hookup to find leads via machine learning about its best customers.
Grant Davis
Meet the Chatty Robot That Acts as a Smartphone
Artificial Intelligence

Meet the Chatty Robot That Acts as a Smartphone

RoBoHoN can dance and talk with people in addition to performing smartphone functions like texting and browsing the Internet.
Google Is Creeping Back Into China With an Investment in AI
Google

Google Is Creeping Back Into China With an Investment in AI

The U.S. company is making inroads to the world's second-largest economy.
Arjun Kharpal
How Flipora Became Rover Without Confusing 30 Million People
Rebranding

How Flipora Became Rover Without Confusing 30 Million People

To be certain that users would not forget who the company is, it announced major, positive news along with the name change.
Peter Daisyme