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theatlantic.com - Damon Beres - If Robots Eat Journalism, Does It Have to Be With Personality Quizzes?
If Robots Eat Journalism, Does It Have to Be With Personality Quizzes?
The Atlantic

One might assume that when your boss finally comes to tell you that the robots are here to do your job, he won't also point out with enthusiasm that they're going to do it 10 times better than you did. Alas, this was not the case at BuzzFeed.

forbes.com - Tony Bradley - Neato Is Still My Favorite Robot Vacuum
Neato Is Still My Favorite Robot Vacuum
Forbes

I have used and reviewed a diverse array of vacuums—corded, cordless, and robot. I have found most to be somewhat disappointing and definitely not worth the price tag. The one consistent exception has been Neato. Over the years, I have…

forbes.com - Bhavya Gohil - Council Post: Consumer Robotics: How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing The Game
Council Post: Consumer Robotics: How Artificial Intelligence Is Changing The Game
Forbes

Co-founder & CEO at Square Off, a consumer robotics startup that specializes in developing and manufacturing of smart toys & games. getty The future of consumer robotics is bright and full of possibilities. As technology advances, robots are…

medium.com - Dominick Cooper - 'AI Robots: Understanding the Risks and Benefits, and How Officials are Responding'
'AI Robots: Understanding the Risks and Benefits, and How Officials are Responding'
Medium

AI robots, also known as artificial intelligence robots or simply AI, have been a topic of intense debate and concern among officials and experts in recent years. The rapid advancement of AI technology has raised a number of serious questions about…

newscientist.com - James Dinneen - Solar panel cleaning robot can be dropped off and picked up by drone
Solar panel cleaning robot can be dropped off and picked up by drone
New Scientist

Every day the dust settles on thousands of square kilometres of solar panels around the world, cutting the amount of electricity they produce. A robot designed by an Israeli start-up can autonomously clean rooftop solar panels that other cleaning…

stripes.com - Scientists invented a melting liquid robot that can escape from a cage
Scientists invented a melting liquid robot that can escape from a cage
Stars and Stripes

The metal microbot, made out of liquid metal microparticles that can be steered and reshaped by external magnetic fields, has been widely compared to the character T-1000 in 'The Terminator' movie franchise, a cyborg assassin played by Robert…

stuff.co.nz - Jenny Nicholls - I'm trying to make myself feel better after my interview with a robot
I'm trying to make myself feel better after my interview with a robot
Stuff

Jenny Nicholls is a Waiheke-based writer and reviewer. OPINION: I spent an afternoon with a friendly online robot who talks and writes like a human being. We chatted – about humour, and about being a robot. It made jokes, mostly bad. And it…

wilx.com - Amaya Kuznicki - Schools Rule: Waverly High School builds passion for robotics
Schools Rule: Waverly High School builds passion for robotics
WILX

Published: Jan. 27, 2023 at 5:27 PM EST|Updated: 27 minutes ago LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Building a robot from scratch sounds complicated, but Waverly High School students have it down to a science. Robotics coach Jeff Parks might not be teaching…

slashfilm.com - Jenna Busch - The Daily Stream: Soothe Your Robot Uprising Fears With WALL-E
The Daily Stream: Soothe Your Robot Uprising Fears With WALL-E
/Film

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they've been watching, why it's worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) Where You Can Stream It: Disney+ The Pitch: The debate about the dangers of…

standard.co.uk - Saqib Shah - Barista robot that can make 20 drinks launches in South Korea
Barista robot that can make 20 drinks launches in South Korea
Evening Standard

Tech hipsters, brace your digital souls. A robot barista could be whipping up your daily flat white at a Silicon Roundabout coffee shop in the near future. A droid that can make 20 different drinks to order, including custom coffees, has been…

pennlive.com - Claudia Dimuro | cdimuro@pennlive.com - Pennsylvania 'Robot Man' walks city's streets 'just going along for the ride' | Today in Pa.
Pennsylvania 'Robot Man' walks city's streets 'just going along for the ride' | Today in Pa.
pennlive

You can listen to the latest episode of “Today in Pa” at this link, or on any of your favorite apps including Alexa, Apple, Spotify, and Stitcher. Episodes are available every weekday on PennLive. Feel free to subscribe, follow or…

designtaxi.com - Alexa Heah - Watch A Shapeshifting Robot Liquefy, 'Escape Jail' Then Return To Normal
Watch A Shapeshifting Robot Liquefy, 'Escape Jail' Then Return To Normal
DesignTAXI

Shapeshifters could be closer to reality than you'd expect. Scientists recently made a stunning breakthrough when a miniature person-shaped robot liquefied to “escape” a cage, before reforming into its solid state again. In the…

upenn.edu - Spring 2023 GRASP on Robotics: Frank Dellaert, Georgia Tech, 'Factor Graphs for Perception and Action' - GRASP Lab
Spring 2023 GRASP on Robotics: Frank Dellaert, Georgia Tech, 'Factor Graphs for Perception and Action' - GRASP Lab
UPENN Almanac

This is a hybrid event with in-person attendance in Wu and Chen and virtual attendance via Zoom. This week's presenter will be virtual. Factor graphs have been very successful in providing a lingua franca in which to phrase robotics perception and…

slashfilm.com - Margaret David - The Most Disturbing Movie Robots, Ranked
The Most Disturbing Movie Robots, Ranked
/Film

Warner Bros., 20th Century Studios, Universal Pictures Movie robots are inherently cool. They're brought to life by the best special effects available, like Phil Tippett's amazing stop-motion, or puppeteers inside detailed suits. From Kenny Baker…

economictimes.com - Vi Foundation, Ericsson set up robotic lab
Vi Foundation, Ericsson set up robotic lab
Economic Times

Vi Foundation, the CSR arm of Vodafone Idea, in partnership with Ericsson India has set up a Robotic Lab in Pune to assist students of standard 6th to 9th through their first experience of the world of programming and new technologies. Located at…

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