All posts tagged with Culture & Society
05/21/2017 / By Jayson Veley

Since the beginning of film itself, Hollywood has produced hundreds of apocalyptic movies about everything from zombies taking over the

http://www.robotics.news/2017-05-21-a-nuclear-apocalypse-is-far-more-likely-to-exterminate-human-civilization-than-a-robot-uprising-reveals-online-betting-firm.html

05/19/2017 / By Ethan Huff

Researchers from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago and the South Texas College of Law are attempting to make

http://www.robotics.news/2017-05-19-skynet-judges-will-human-judges-be-replaced-by-ai-court-computers.html

04/28/2017 / By Frances Bloomfield

If you’ve got an itch you can’t scratch, then maybe a trip to the U.K. is in order. A “sex

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-28-sign-of-the-times-sex-robot-brothel-to-open-in-the-u-k.html

04/14/2017 / By Ethan Huff

The Disney corporation is notorious for embedding sexually-deviant content into its lineup of children’s programming. But this prolific cartoon and

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-14-after-pushing-lgbt-agenda-for-children-disney-files-patent-on-cuddly-robots-that-could-be-used-as-sex-toys-for-children.html

04/13/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Automation has led to the loss of 670,000 manufacturing jobs between 1990 and 2007, confirms a new report published in

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-13-just-one-robot-eliminates-six-jobs-analysis-finds-human-labor-rapidly-becoming-obsolete.html

04/10/2017 / By D. Samuelson

The new hip Amazon GO store, where customers can walk in, find what the want, and leave without ever waiting in

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-10-amazons-first-cashier-free-store-breaks-after-20-customers.html

04/04/2017 / By Ethan Huff

After successfully synthesizing artificial DNA strands from Baker’s yeast using nothing but laboratory equipment and human ingenuity, scientists working as

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-04-scientists-believe-they-will-make-synthetic-life-within-two-years.html

04/04/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Can robots write our news? Researchers from the Media Management and Transformation Center (MMTC) at Jönköping International Business School mean to

http://www.robotics.news/2017-04-04-linguists-now-working-to-replace-human-journalists-with-robots-that-can-write-all-the-news.html

03/21/2017 / By D. Samuelson

Postmates is a U.S. corporation based in San Francisco with a mission to allow “anyone to have anything your heart desires

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-21-food-delivery-robots-are-taking-over-jobs-in-washington-dc.html

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

03/10/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Three-dimensional (3D) printing has many applications, including prosthetic limbs, working guns, household trinkets, and scientific instruments. In the past few

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-10-ford-to-start-3d-printing-car-parts.html

03/06/2017 / By D. Samuelson

According to a 2013 report from The Washington Times, it was predicted that by 2018 the skies over America would be populated

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-06-department-of-transportation-using-drones-to-spy-on-motorists.html

03/01/2017 / By Thomas Dishaw

Spiral Toys, the manufacturer of the SmartToy line CloudPets, left more than 800,000 customer credentials, as well as two million

http://www.robotics.news/2017-03-01-creepy-teddy-bear-caught-leaking-kids-private-conversations-online.html