All posts created by Daniel Barker
03/13/2017 / By Daniel Barker

Amazon’s voice-activated virtual assistant, Alexa, may soon have the capability to identify who is speaking to it – a feature

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-13-big-brother-amazons-alexa-programmers-are-working-on-voice-identification-software.html

03/10/2017 / By Daniel Barker
Robotics

By the time robots become intelligent enough to rise up and destroy their human creators, we may have given them

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-10-robots-may-have-to-eventually-be-taxed-like-people-after-destroying-too-many-human-jobs.html

02/22/2017 / By Daniel Barker
Robotics

New research in the field of magnetically-controlled robots may lead to the development of “minimally invasive” therapies for cancer and

http://www.robotics.news/2017-02-22-futuristic-cancer-fight-will-deploy-mini-robots-into-your-body.html

02/07/2017 / By Daniel Barker

Boston Dynamics, a robotics company owned by Google’s parent company, Alphabet, has developed some amazing robots over the past few

http://www.robotics.news/2017-02-07-googles-nightmare-robot-getting-closer-to-terminator-status-will-the-tech-giant-stage-the-next-war-against-humanity.html

02/01/2017 / By Daniel Barker

Imagine a swarm of genetically-engineered cyborg insects capable of flying around undetected while engaging in spying and other activities on

http://www.robotics.news/2017-02-01-genetically-engineered-cyborg-dragonflies-now-being-weaponized-for-surveillance-missions.html

12/21/2016 / By Daniel Barker
Amazon

Although this month’s much-heralded first delivery performed by a fully autonomous Amazon.com drone was, in effect, little more than a

http://www.robotics.news/2016-12-21-amazon-primeairs-drone-delivery-service-will-cover-our-skies-and-feed-our-needs-for-instant-gratification.html