Robot Philosophy

Robots (Not) Taking Your Job

False Alarmism: Technological Disruption and the U.S. Labor Market, 1850–2015

Is Automation Warping the Labor Market as Dramatically as We Think?

New Jobs for Humans Displaced by Robots Could Take a Generation to Appear

Will You Be Replaced by a Computer? It May Depend on Your Personality

Robot Doctors

With a Little AI, Apple Watch May Be Able to Spot a Heart Problem

Robot Vision


Robot Summaries

Salesforce aims to save you time by summarizing emails and docs with machine intelligence

An Algorithm Summarizes Lengthy Text Surprisingly Well

Robot Pricing

Why Do Gas Station Prices Constantly Change? Blame the Algorithm

Flying Robots

How Do You Fight the Largest Cocaine Boom in History? With Drones

Parrot positions its consumer drones for 3D modeling, mapping and agricultural uses

Robot Bankers

Neural Networks Face Unexpected Problems in Analyzing Financial Data

Driving Robots

A Single Autonomous Car Has a Huge Impact on Alleviating Traffic

Waymo’s lawsuit against Uber is going to trial, judge rules

New York starts accepting applications for autonomous vehicle testing


Robocalls Flooding Your Cellphone? Here’s How to Stop Them

Robot Reviewer #2

Could Robots Handle Peer Review?

Becoming Robots

I’d Rather Not Merge With Robots, Thank You

Robot Assistants

Amazon’s Touch-Screen Smart Speaker Solves a Big Problem with AI Assistants

Robot Privacy

Personal AI Privacy Watchdog Could Help You Regain Control of Your Data

Chinese Robots

A Robot Revolution, This Time in China

Canadian Robots

A Trump Dividend for Canada? Maybe in Its A.I. Industry

Robot Inspectors

GE’s small robots could solve big problems inspecting gas turbines

Vulnerable Robots

Add industrial robots to the list of internet-connected devices vulnerable to hackers

Robot Builders

Melinda Gates and Fei-Fei Li Want to Liberate AI from “Guys With Hoodies”

Battle to Provide Chips for the AI Boom Heats Up

Teaching Machines

Using Artificial Intelligence As a Teaching Assistant To Help With Questions Online

Robot Students? College Classrooms Try Letting Far-Away Students Attend Via Remote-Control Stand-In

Robot Failures

The First Wave of Corporate AI Is Doomed to Fail

Robot (Dystopian) Tales

Nvidia CEO: Software Is Eating the World, but AI Is Going to Eat Software

A Minority Report on Artificial Intelligence

Europe’s Latest Billion-Dollar Startup Wants to Build the Matrix. Really.

The Great Robot Thinkers

Audrey Watters


The History of the Future of Intelligent Machines

A Hack Education Project

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