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Tech

Robots, drones and surveillance apps: The unexpected future of medicine

July 8, 2020

Via: ZDnet

Healthcare has often been sat on the sidelines when it comes to digital innovations. Part of that is because these services are often under-funded and what resources they do have are channelled into front-line care as much as possible. But […]


Hardware & Software, Tech

If the robots take over, here’s the country where it probably happens first

August 14, 2017

Via: CNBC – Top News

Artificial intelligence has no shortage of critics — from visionaries like Elon Musk, who once compared A.I. to “summoning the demon” in a horror film, to everyday workers who fear being replaced by machines. But A.I. and other new technologies […]


Tech

Robots: Destroying jobs, our economy, and possibly the world

February 15, 2016

Via: ArsTechnica

The past decade or so has seen some spectacular advances in artificial intelligence. But—as is so often the case with emerging technologies—is there a dark side to this brave new world? That was the topic for discussion by a panel […]


Events

Anti-Robot Protest Held At SXSW

March 14, 2015

Via: Ron Miller

A small group of protesters held signs and handed out t-shirts to protest robots today at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. What did they have against robots you might ask? Well, they are (apparently, seriously) concerned that robots could […]