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bloomberg.com - Kyle Stock - The (Robot) Pizza Guy Is Here
The (Robot) Pizza Guy Is Here
Bloomberg

New deals for Nuro and Kiwibot show the beauty of thinking small. New deals for Nuro and Kiwibot show the beauty of thinking small. The future of transportation is battered and fried, with some gooey cheese stuffed in the middle. That's the message…

cnet.com - Dave Johnson - Get Shark's self-emptying Shark IQ RV1001AE robot vacuum for just $419
Get Shark's self-emptying Shark IQ RV1001AE robot vacuum for just $419
CNET

CNET editors pick the products and services we write about. When you buy through our links, we may get a commission. This is the lowest price around right now on voice-command vacuum that can clean specific rooms. Robot vacuums are a tricky…

carbuzz.com - Martin Bigg - This Self-Driving Robot Will Deliver Domino's Pizza To Your Door
This Self-Driving Robot Will Deliver Domino's Pizza To Your Door
CarBuzz

A lot of pizza delivery drivers could be looking for a new job if this takes off. As well as making driving more convenient and improving road safety, self-driving cars also have the potential to make delivery drivers obsolete. Back in 2017…

racer.com - Chris Medland - Verstappen after mistake: 'We're not robots'
Verstappen after mistake: 'We're not robots'
RACER

Max Verstappen says he can't be expected not to make a mistake as he's not a robot, after being outqualified by his teammate for the first time in three years at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. Red Bull and Mercedes looked closely matched throughout…

smh.com.au - Sherryn Groch - Robots, worms and satellites: How do you fight a cyberwar?
Robots, worms and satellites: How do you fight a cyberwar?
The Sydney Morning Herald

Ukraine, in the midst of a long and undeclared war with Russia, had been hit by mysterious blackouts before but this was eating through computer networks at a terrifying pace, turning screens dark across the country. And it seemed to be spreading…

digitaltrends.com - Luke Dormehl - Evolving, Self-Replicating Robots Ready To Colonize Space
Evolving, Self-Replicating Robots Ready To Colonize Space
Digital Trends

“We are trying to, if you like, invent a completely new way of designing robots that doesn't require humans to actually do the designing,” said Alan Winfield. “We're developing the machine or robot equivalent of artificial…

wsj.com - Christopher Mims - These Technologies Could Hold Back Business Travel Indefinitely
These Technologies Could Hold Back Business Travel Indefinitely
Wall Street Journal

It's a sunny, breezy morning in Eugene, Ore., a place best known for access to the great outdoors, a history of environmental activism and being the birthplace of Nike. I'm standing outside a nondescript, one-story industrial space, speaking with…

denverpost.com - The Associated Press - Robot artist sells art for $688,888, now eyeing music career
Robot artist sells art for $688,888, now eyeing music career
The Denver Post

David Hanson, left, creator of Sophia, shows a work of Sophia at his studio in Hong Kong on March 29, 2021. Sophia is a robot of many talents — she speaks, jokes, sings and even makes art. In March, she caused a stir in the art world when a…

venturebeat.com - Dean Takahashi - Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang interview: From the Grace CPU to engineer's metaverse
Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang interview: From the Grace CPU to engineer's metaverse
VentureBeat

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register fo r the AI event of the year. Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang delivered a keynote speech this week to 180,000 attendees registered for the GTC 21 online-only conference. And Huang dropped a bunch of news…

island.lk - Sahan Weerasooriya - Virtusa sponsors first virtual IEEE Sri Lanka robotics workshop
Virtusa sponsors first virtual IEEE Sri Lanka robotics workshop
The Island

The Arduino compatible ZUMO 32U4 robot interfaced using ROS during the workshop Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions that help clients change and disrupt…

wired.com - Jessica J. González, Carmen Scurato  - Everyone On Facebook's Oversight Board Should Resign
Everyone On Facebook's Oversight Board Should Resign
WIRED

The Facebook Oversight Board is on the cusp of deciding whether Donald Trump should be allowed to return to a platform he used to incite racist violence. While the board ostensibly has the authority to make this decision, Facebook itself will make…

usatoday.com - Barbara VanDenburgh, USA TODAY - 5 books not to miss: Susan Page's Nancy Pelosi bio, Eric Jerome Dickey's final novel and more
5 books not to miss: Susan Page's Nancy Pelosi bio, Eric Jerome Dickey's final novel and more
USA TODAY

In search of something good to read? USA TODAY's Barbara VanDenburgh scopes out the shelves for this week's hottest new book releases. All books are on sale April 20. 1. “Madam Speaker: Nancy Pelosi and the Lessons of Power,” by Susan…

cnn.com - By Ashley Strickland, CNN  - Quest to land humans on Mars heats up and 5 other top space and science stories this week
Quest to land humans on Mars heats up and 5 other top space and science stories this week
CNN

(CNN) A version of this story appeared in Wonder Theory, the first-ever CNN space and science newsletter, which launched Saturday. Subscribe here and be among the first to receive the week's most fascinating stories, delivered straight to your…

techcrunch.com - Walter Thompson - Extra Crunch roundup: UiPath's IPO filing, predicting revenue, how to pivot properly, much more
Extra Crunch roundup: UiPath's IPO filing, predicting revenue, how to pivot properly, much more
TechCrunch

This is not a boast, but a warning: I could write a how-to article on almost any topic. Give me enough time to do some research, and I can put together a reliable step-by-step for building a custom gaming PC, installing a hot water heater or…

businessinsider.com - Michael Cogley - Grocery giant Ocado dismisses threat of 10-minute delivery startups as it pours $13.8 million into autonomous driving company
Grocery giant Ocado dismisses threat of 10-minute delivery startups as it pours $13.8 million into autonomous driving company
Business Insider

Ocado's head of advanced technology Alex Harvey has played down the threat of rapid delivery startups. The grocery logistics firm has poured £10 million into autonomous driving firm Oxbotica. The tech will be used in everything from…

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