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The Rise of the Robots – The Jim Jefferies Show

The Rise of the Robots – The Jim Jefferies Show

Living in the modern world means we’re in the constant threat of a lot of things — terrorism, natural disasters, that voice in the head that tells you even though you have your own TV show, you’ll never live up… Continue Reading

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Rise of the Sex Robots

Rise of the Sex Robots

This is Harmony. She’s a sex robot. And she’s on the front line of a technological revolution. For centuries, humans have been obsessed with the idea of artificially creating the perfect lover. Advances in computer science and engineering mean the… Continue Reading

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China’s rise in artificial intelligence | CNBC Reports

China’s rise in artificial intelligence | CNBC Reports

Cars that drive themselves, facial recognition, detecting cancer potentially better than a doctor, these are just some of the technologies that artificial intelligence is fueling. And with the potential to add trillions of dollars to a nation’s GDP, the race… Continue Reading

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The Rise of the Machines – Why Automation is Different this Time

The Rise of the Machines – Why Automation is Different this Time

How long do you think it will take before machines do your job better than you do? Automation used to mean big stupid machines doing repetitive work in factories. Today they can land aircraft, diagnose cancer and trade stocks. We… Continue Reading

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The Rise of Personal Robots | Cynthia Breazeal | TED Talks

The Rise of Personal Robots | Cynthia Breazeal | TED Talks

Ever since I was a little girl seeing “Star Wars” for the first time, I’ve been fascinated by this idea of personal robots. And as a little girl, I loved the idea of a robot that interacted with us much… Continue Reading

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Ep. 100 Cube Robots and Wound-Healing Tape | Twig Science Reporter

Ep. 100 Cube Robots and Wound-Healing Tape | Twig Science Reporter

On this week’s news update– A message from interstellar space– Sticky tape to help wounds heal– And cube robots that can jump, spin, and climb! First up– 42 years ago, in 1977, a spacecraft named Voyager 2 was launched. Since… Continue Reading

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Rise of the Terminators – Military Artificial Intelligence (AI) | Weapons that think for Themselves

Rise of the Terminators – Military Artificial Intelligence (AI) | Weapons that think for Themselves

Weapons and warfare are becoming increasingly sophisticated with the latest battlefield technology is starting to look more like a computer game with wirelessly connected soldiers communicating via sound and vision to drones carrying satellite-linked Wi-Fi hotspots and given orders by… Continue Reading

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One-Touch Healing Device — Mind Blow #113

One-Touch Healing Device — Mind Blow #113

Researchers at Cornell decided to figure out some practical uses for an extra robotic arm. They discovered it’s more useful for professional and work settings where it’s helpful to hold multiple things at once rather than recreational uses like an… Continue Reading

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Security Breach Team – The Combination Reclamation Device

Security Breach Team – The Combination Reclamation Device

Do you have any master locks to which you have forgotten the combo? If so, look no further than the Combination Reclamation Device, created by the Security Breach team as a class project for the Embedded Systems Design Lab course… Continue Reading