Slashdot Items Tagged "robot"

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Friday May 19, 2017 @05:23PM Robots Could Wipe Out Another 6 Million Retail Jobs
Monday May 15, 2017 @03:41PM A Lowe's Hardware Store Is Trialling Exoskeletons To Give Workers a Helping Hand
Sunday May 14, 2017 @01:29PM WSJ Columnist: Robots Aren't Destroying Enough Jobs
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @03:58PM San Francisco Politician Jane Kim Is Exploring a Tax On Robots
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @09:08AM Credit Suisse Deploys 20 Robots Within Bank
Sunday April 30, 2017 @06:30PM VC Founder Predicts AI Will Take 50% Of All Human Jobs Within 10 Years
Saturday April 29, 2017 @09:12PM Humans Are Already Harassing Security Robots
Saturday April 29, 2017 @07:21PM Wired Founding Editor Now Challenges 'The Myth of A Superhuman AI'
Friday April 28, 2017 @05:41PM Washington State Orchard Owners Look To Robots As Labor Shortage Worsens
Friday April 28, 2017 @04:26PM MIT Creates 3D-Printing Robot That Can Construct a Home Off-Grid In 14 Hours
Monday April 24, 2017 @10:22AM Billionaire Jack Ma Says CEOs Could Be Robots in 30 Years, Warns of Decades of 'Pain' From AI
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:19PM Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots
Sunday April 16, 2017 @10:47PM Russia Wants To Send A Gun-Shooting Robot To The ISS
Friday April 14, 2017 @03:48PM A New Survey Shows Consumers Are Not That Freaked Out By Tech
Thursday April 13, 2017 @06:04PM AI Programs Exhibit Racial and Gender Biases, Research Reveals
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:06AM Japan Automakers Look To Robots To Keep Elderly On the Move
Friday April 07, 2017 @05:14PM RightHand Robotics Automates a New Type of Warehouse Work: Recognizing, Picking Up Items From Boxes
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:32PM GM Hooking 30,000 Robots To Internet To Keep Factories Humming
Sunday April 02, 2017 @02:58PM Can Robots Help Children With Autism?
Sunday April 02, 2017 @10:49AM Robots Could Solve the Lionfish Ecological Disaster
Saturday April 01, 2017 @12:12AM Fear of Robots Taking Jobs in the Short Term is Overblown, Says General Electric CEO
Friday March 31, 2017 @11:25PM New UBI Program Launches In Canada To 'Define Our Future'
Tuesday March 28, 2017 @11:32AM Evidence That Robots Are Winning the Race for American Jobs
Saturday March 25, 2017 @09:43PM US Workers Face A Higher Risk Of Being Replaced By Robots
Friday March 24, 2017 @09:14PM Steve Wozniak Invests In Robot-Powered Paper-Digitizing Startup
Thursday March 16, 2017 @03:13PM BMW Says Self-Driving Car To Be Level 5 Capable In Five Years
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @02:29PM If American Robots Had Their Own Economy, It'd Be Bigger Than Switzerland
Monday March 13, 2017 @09:09PM A Rogue Robot Is Blamed For a Human Colleague's Gruesome Death
Saturday March 11, 2017 @09:56PM Backlash Builds Against Bill Gates' Call For A Robot Tax
Saturday March 11, 2017 @02:32PM Report: Up To 15% Of Twitter Accounts Are Bots
Thursday March 09, 2017 @08:35PM Google's reCAPTCHA Turns 'Invisible,' Will Separate Bots From People Without Challenges
Tuesday March 07, 2017 @09:14AM Robots in Warehouses To Jump 15X Over Next 4 Years
Sunday March 05, 2017 @06:41PM What Happens When Robots Can Deliver Your Groceries?
Saturday March 04, 2017 @11:44PM More Fast Food Restaurants Are Now Automating
Thursday March 02, 2017 @05:13PM Virginia Becomes First State To Legalize Delivery Robots
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:16AM Skin deep? Robots To Wear Real Human Tissue
Thursday March 02, 2017 @11:00AM 'Robots Won't Just Take Our Jobs -- They'll Make the Rich Even Richer'
Monday February 27, 2017 @07:35PM Boston Dynamics Reveals Handle, A Robot That Is 6 Feet Tall, Lifts 100 Pounds, and Jumps Up To 4 Feet
Monday February 27, 2017 @11:05AM Supersmart Robots Will Outnumber Humans Within 30 Years, Says SoftBank CEO
Thursday February 23, 2017 @05:06PM Study Reveals Bot-On-Bot Editing Wars Raging On Wikipedia's Pages
Wednesday February 22, 2017 @10:00AM Uber's Self-Driving Cars Are Now Picking Up Passengers in Arizona
Saturday February 18, 2017 @01:58AM New Kit Turns A Raspberry Pi Into A Robot Arm
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:08PM Bill Gates: The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes
Friday February 17, 2017 @04:38PM EU Moves To Bring In AI Laws, But Rejects Robot Tax Proposal
Monday February 13, 2017 @11:46AM Elon Musk: Humans Need To Merge With Machines Else They Will Become Irrelevant in AI Age
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:56PM Excessive Radiation Inside Fukushima Fries Clean-Up Robot
Monday February 06, 2017 @06:36PM 'We Need Robots To Take Our Jobs,' Veteran Tech Reporter John Markoff Explains Why
Monday February 06, 2017 @09:00AM Are Robots Coming To Take Investor Jobs on Wall Street?
Sunday February 05, 2017 @03:19PM Are Gates, Musk Being 'Too Aggressive' With AI Concerns?
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @02:23PM Leaked Video Shows New 'Nightmare-Inducing' Wheeled Robot From Boston Dynamics
Saturday January 28, 2017 @03:26PM Can A Robot Fool 'I Am Not A Robot' Captchas?
Thursday January 26, 2017 @01:57AM DragonflEye Project Wants To Turn Insects Into Cyborg Drones
Sunday January 22, 2017 @01:46PM Tiny New Robots Perform Eye Surgery
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @06:03PM Robotic Sleeve Mimics Muscles To Keep a Heart Beating
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @08:20PM NASA Is Making New Robots That Can Control Themselves
Friday January 13, 2017 @06:24PM Drone Maker Lily Robotics Faked Promotional Video, Gets Sued For False Advertising and Misleading Business Practices
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:57AM Half the Work People Do Can Be Automated, Says McKinsey
Thursday January 12, 2017 @04:13PM Europe Calls For Mandatory 'Kill Switches' On Robots
Tuesday January 10, 2017 @04:51PM Pentagon Successfully Tests Micro-Drone Swarm
Thursday January 05, 2017 @10:41PM A Squishy Clockwork BioBot Releases Doses of Drugs Inside the Body
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @03:30PM Amazon's Robot Workforce Grows By 50 Percent In Just One Year
Monday January 02, 2017 @10:03AM Japanese White-Collar Workers Are Already Being Replaced by Artificial Intelligence
Friday December 30, 2016 @02:14PM Foxconn Boosting Automated Production in China
Thursday December 29, 2016 @07:48PM Mining Companies Are Using Autonomous Trucks, Drills and Trains To Boost Efficiency, Reduce Employees
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @06:59PM Avatar-Style Manned Robot Takes First Steps In South Korea
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @09:17AM Humans Marrying Robots? Experts Say It's Really Coming
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:28PM Stanford Built a Humanoid Submarine Robot To Explore a 17th-Century Shipwreck
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @01:26AM White House: US Needs a Stronger Social Safety Net To Help Workers Displaced by Robots
Saturday December 17, 2016 @02:51PM The UN Will Consider Banning Killer Robots
Sunday December 11, 2016 @06:15PM Robots Are Already Replacing Fast-Food Workers
Thursday December 08, 2016 @05:40PM Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @10:05PM NASA Awards $127 Million Contract For Refueling Mission Spacecraft
Tuesday December 06, 2016 @05:17PM Scientists Develop Robotic Hand For People With Quadriplegia
Monday December 05, 2016 @12:19PM Many CEOs Believe Technology Will Make People Largely Irrelevant
Sunday November 27, 2016 @05:36PM Self-Driving Trucks Begin Real-World Tests on Ohio's Highways
Thursday November 24, 2016 @11:23PM Slashdot Asks: Will Farming Be Fully Automated in the Future?
Monday November 21, 2016 @05:20PM Panasonic Invests $60 Million In World's First Laundry-Folding Robot
Friday November 18, 2016 @11:45PM Why Automation Won't Displace Human Workers
Friday November 11, 2016 @07:11PM Robot Solves Rubik's Cube In Less Than a Second
Sunday November 06, 2016 @11:52PM Elon Musk Predicts Automation Will Lead To A Universal Basic Income
Thursday November 03, 2016 @05:23PM Scientists Develop Magnetic Ink That Can Self-Heal Gadgets When They Break
Monday October 31, 2016 @01:37PM China's New Policing Computer Is Frontend Cattle Prod, Backend Supercomputer
Sunday October 30, 2016 @05:21PM 'Armies' of Twitter Bots Bolster Both The Trump And Clinton Campaigns
Saturday October 29, 2016 @06:01PM Mines May Eliminate More Than Half Their Human Workers Within 10 Years
Friday October 28, 2016 @07:18PM Harvard Scientists Invent Cigarette-Smoking Robot For Better Lung Disease Research
Sunday October 23, 2016 @07:25PM US Police Consider Flying Drones Armed With Stun Guns
Thursday October 20, 2016 @04:27PM US Army 'Will Have More Robot Soldiers Than Humans' By 2025, Says Former British Spy
Monday October 17, 2016 @04:36PM Slashdot Asks: Do We Need To Plan For a Future Without Jobs And Should We Resort To Universal Basic Income?
Friday October 14, 2016 @09:17PM Proud Cyborg Athletes Compete In The World's First Cybathlon
Monday October 10, 2016 @04:27PM Talking 'Sofia' Robot Tells 60 Minutes That It's Sentient And Has A Soul
Thursday October 06, 2016 @12:38PM Google Canceled the Launch of a Robotic Arm After it Failed the 'Toothbrush Test'
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @08:40PM Google Releases Open Source 'Cartographer'
Monday October 03, 2016 @10:20PM Toyota's Kirobo Mini Companion Robot To Sell For $400
Sunday September 25, 2016 @06:24PM 'Transformer' BMW Turns Into A Giant Robot
Monday September 19, 2016 @05:22PM UK Standards Body Issues Official Guidance On Robot Ethics
Sunday September 18, 2016 @05:33PM Robot Handcuffed and Arrested At Moscow Rally
Saturday September 17, 2016 @08:31PM Robot Snatches Rifle From Barricaded Suspect, Ends Standoff
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Thursday September 08, 2016 @04:35PM Alphabet Partners With Chipotle To Deliver Burritos Using Drones
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @02:34PM An Algorithm May Soon Cover Your Local Sports Team
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @10:31AM Pentagon Chiefs Fear Advanced Robot Weapons Wiping Out Humanity
Sunday August 28, 2016 @05:34PM Recent College Grads Aim To Land A Robot On The Moon
Saturday August 27, 2016 @04:41PM Domino's Will Deliver Pizza By Drone and By Robot
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:28AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Friday August 26, 2016 @04:57AM Robot Babies Not Effective Birth Control, Australian Study Finds
Wednesday August 24, 2016 @05:00PM 'Octobot' Is The World's First Soft-Bodied Robot
Sunday August 21, 2016 @10:32AM Intel Demos A New Robotics Controller Running Ubuntu
Sunday August 21, 2016 @10:31AM Colorado Teen Designs Robotic Arm With 3D Printing
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:16PM 'We're Just Rentals': Uber Drivers Ask Where They Fit In a Self-Driving Future
Thursday August 18, 2016 @07:51PM RealDoll CEO Aims To Make Its Sex Dolls Love You Back Via AI App
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:05PM 8 Paralyzed Patients Learn To Walk Again Using Virtual Reality
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:48PM Nicholas Carr Says Tech 'Utopia Is Creepy'
Friday August 05, 2016 @01:33PM The Pill Robot Is Coming
Saturday July 30, 2016 @02:56PM Open Source Gardening Robot 'FarmBot' Raises $560,000
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:44PM Judge Rules Political Robocalls Are Protected By First Amendment
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:30PM US Military Using $600K 'Drone Buggies' To Patrol Camps In Africa
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @05:34PM MIT's Ori Robotic Modular Furniture Is Designed To Make Small Places Feel More Roomy
Monday July 18, 2016 @06:27PM BuzzFeed and Washington Post To Use Robots For RNC Coverage
Saturday July 16, 2016 @12:41PM Robotic Exoskeletons May Become Skintight Suits
Thursday July 14, 2016 @09:14PM How President Jimmy Carter Saved The Space Shuttle
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:27PM Parents Upset After Their Boy Was 'Knocked Down and Run Over' By A Security Robot
Sunday July 10, 2016 @12:59PM Hostess Saves Twinkies By Automating, Fires 94% Of Their Workforce
Friday July 08, 2016 @01:52PM Using a Bomb Robot to Kill a Suspect Is an Unprecedented Shift in Policing
Thursday July 07, 2016 @07:09PM Robot Stingray Is Powered By Rat Heart Cells
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:39PM Entire Federal Government Exempt From Robocall Laws, FCC Rules
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @01:14PM Uber Hires a Robot To Patrol Its Parking Lot and It's Way Cheaper Than a Security Guard
Sunday July 03, 2016 @04:48AM Rolling Drone Delivery Robots Have Arrived
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:44PM Facebook Messenger Now Has 11,000 Bots
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @02:55AM Satya Nadella Explores How Humans and AI Can Work Together To Solve Society's Greatest Challenges
Saturday June 25, 2016 @10:11AM Artificially Intelligent Russian Robot Escapes...Again
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:07PM Robot Pizza Company 'Zume' Wants To Be 'Amazon of Food'
Thursday June 23, 2016 @04:10PM Boston Dynamics' SpotMini Is All Electric, Agile, and Has A Capable Face-Arm
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:07PM Europe's Robots To Become 'Electronic Persons' Under Draft Plan
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @03:32PM Elon Musk's Open Source OpenAI: We're Working On a Robot For Your Household Chores
Monday June 20, 2016 @03:54PM Twitch Brings CFAA and Trademark Claim Against Bot Operators
Friday June 17, 2016 @12:47PM It's Happening: A Robot Escaped a Lab In Russia and Made a Dash For Freedom
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @12:54AM Walmart Experimenting With Robotic Shopping Cart For Stores
Monday June 13, 2016 @04:21PM Programmer Automates His Job For 6 Years, Gets Fired, Realizes He Has Forgotten How To Code
Sunday June 12, 2016 @06:48PM Autonomous Robot Intentionally Hurts People To Make Them Bleed
Sunday June 05, 2016 @06:36PM Siemens Now Commands An Army Of Spider Robots
Saturday June 04, 2016 @07:40PM New Swiss Robot Assists Travelers with Luggage
Thursday June 02, 2016 @01:20AM Bill Gates: AI Is The 'Holy Grail'
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:54PM Google's 'Project Magenta' Art Machine Composes Its First Song
Monday May 30, 2016 @07:34PM ASUS Unveils $599 Home Robot 'Zenbo'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @05:37PM Ray Kurzeil's Google Team Is Building Intelligent Chatbots
Thursday May 26, 2016 @10:03AM Adidas To Sell Robot-Made Shoes In Germany
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @07:17PM Researchers Teaching Robots To Feel and React To Pain
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @04:06PM Former McDonald's USA CEO: $35K Robots Cheaper Than Hiring at $15 Per Hour
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @11:15AM Foxconn Cuts 60,000 Jobs, Replaces With Robots
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:33PM Real-Life RoboCop Guards Shopping Centers In California
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:19PM AI Will Create 'Useless Class' Of Human, Predicts Bestselling Historian
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:23PM Humanoid 'Pepper' Robot Needs US Android Programmers
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @06:26PM Google's Tensor Processing Unit Could Advance Moore's Law 7 Years Into The Future
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @05:02PM Google Unveils 'Gigapixel' Camera To Preserve and Archive Art
Saturday May 14, 2016 @01:42AM Ingestible Medical Robots Could Remove Batteries From Stomachs
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:51PM Professor Surprises Students With AI Teacher Assistant
Friday May 13, 2016 @05:00PM Hyundai's New 'Wearable Robot' Gives You Super-Strength
Monday May 09, 2016 @12:10PM Creators Of Siri Demo Their Next AI Assistant Viv, It's Far More Open Platform
Sunday May 08, 2016 @08:12PM Lego Robots Crack Gesture-Based Security
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @04:27PM Robot Stitches Tissue By Itself Without A Real Doctor Pulling The Strings
Sunday May 01, 2016 @05:48PM Elon Musk Open Sources New 'AI Gym'
Sunday May 01, 2016 @04:45PM Robots Battle In 25th Annual FIRST Competition
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @12:34PM Chinese Security Robot Draws Dalek, Terminator Comparisons
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @09:30PM Zero Zero's Camera Drone Could Be A Robot Command Center In The Future
Saturday April 23, 2016 @07:18PM Drone Fire-Fighting Tested in Nebraska
Monday April 18, 2016 @10:08AM MIT Reveals AI Platform Which Detects 85 Percent of Cyberattacks
Saturday April 16, 2016 @06:21PM Autonomous Robots Begin Testing For New Delivery Service
Friday April 15, 2016 @07:56PM Sharp Unveils Cute Robot Phone At A Not-So-Cute $1,800 Price
Thursday April 14, 2016 @05:36PM DARPA's Latest Chip Is Designed To Be Bad At Arithmetic
Sunday April 10, 2016 @11:47AM New Bipedal Robot Demoed by Google X Company
Saturday April 09, 2016 @06:42PM IBM's Watson AI Implanted Into a Robot, Evolves, Can Now Sense Emotions
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:43PM Chat App Kik Beats Facebook To Launching a Bot Store
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @09:28PM People Feel Weird About Touching Robot Butts, Researchers Find
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:34PM Futuristic Suit Lets You Feel What It's Like To Be An Old Man
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:14PM Man Builds 'Scarlett Johansson' Robot From Scratch
Sunday March 27, 2016 @02:22AM Sony Fixes Flubbed Dash Download
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:12PM Layoffs Reflect New Turbulence At High-Flying 3D Robotics
Monday March 21, 2016 @08:29PM How Uber Turned Carnegie Mellon Into a Minor Nursery For Its Research Division
Monday March 21, 2016 @03:56PM Apple Unveils Liam, An iPhone Recycling Robot That Salvages Parts
Saturday March 19, 2016 @02:37PM Could You Fall In Love With This Robot?
Saturday March 19, 2016 @01:43PM Workers In China, India, USA Believe AI and Robots Will Replace Them
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:15PM Fast-Food CEO Invests In Machines Because Regulation Makes Them Cheaper Than Employees
Thursday March 17, 2016 @05:23PM Facebook's Messenger Bot Store Could Be Most Important Launch Since App Store
Thursday March 17, 2016 @02:16PM Google Puts Boston Dynamics Up For Sale In Robotics Retreat
Monday March 14, 2016 @11:59AM 6 Tiny Robotic Ants, Weighing 3.5 Oz. In Total, Pull a 3900-lb. Car
Friday March 11, 2016 @08:47PM FDA Approves Indego Exoskeleton For Clinical And Personal Use
Friday March 11, 2016 @06:22PM HPE's Haven OnDemand Offers 'Machine Learning As a Service'
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:57AM Contradictory Understandings of "Robot" Sow Confusion In US Law
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @07:50PM First Bionic Fingertip Implant Delivers Sensational Results
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:55PM BMW Showcases Self-Driving Concept Car
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @12:57PM Stretchy Squid-Inspired Skin Glows In Different Colors
Thursday March 03, 2016 @04:43PM Robots May Soon Put Surgery Into the Hands of Non-Surgeons
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @12:29PM People Will Follow a Robot In an Emergency - Even If It's Wrong
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Friday February 26, 2016 @02:48PM Linguistics Could Help Future Driverless Cars Cooperate Better
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @12:49PM Boston Dynamics' Next-Gen ATLAS Sheds the Tether
Monday February 22, 2016 @01:58PM A 19-Year-Old Made A Free Robot Lawyer That Has Appealed $3M In Parking Tickets
Saturday February 20, 2016 @03:11PM Robots Could Learn Human Values By Reading Stories, Research Suggests