All posts tagged with Future science
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

02/19/2017 / By Jayson Veley

Advancements in technology have surpassed our wildest dreams over the past several decades. What many people once considered to be

http://www.robotics.news/2017-02-19-musk-humans-must-become-cyborgs-to-survive-in-dystopian-future.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

01/20/2017 / By Jude Henry

When the TV shows The Six Million Dollar Man and The Bionic Woman were popular in the 1970s, it seemed

http://www.robotics.news/2017-01-20-nhs-tests-bionic-eyes-on-ten-new-patients.html

01/13/2017 / By Dianne Wiley

Later this month, an insurance firm in Japan will be replacing more than 30 employees on their workforce with artificial

http://www.robotics.news/2017-01-13-ai-takeover-insurance-firm-replaces-workers-with-artificial-intelligence-set-to-increase-productivity-by-30.html

12/28/2016 / By D. Samuelson

Uber blames it on the humans who must be behind the wheel while Uber’s test automobiles are learning to drive themselves on California roads, says The

http://www.robotics.news/2016-12-28-ubers-self-driving-car-runs-red-light-raises-questions-on-safety.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

08/11/2016 / By Greg White

One of the trademarks that distinguishes robots from humans is the ability to reproduce. This dividing between man and machine

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-11-introducing-the-robot-baby-project-amsterdam-researchers-have-decide-to-make-robots-that-can-mate-and-reproduce.html

08/10/2016 / By Greg White

Foxconn Technology Group, a Taiwanese company which produces iPhones and iPads, is the latest major tech business to lay-off several

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-10-machines-making-machines-will-be-the-workforce-of-the-future-iphone-samsung-assembler-replaces-60k-employees-with-robots.html

08/04/2016 / By D. Samuelson

Space, the final frontier. Folks like Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Richard Branson and a thousand others in between and around NASA, are spending millions to

http://www.robotics.news/2016-08-04-could-solar-panels-in-outer-space-power-the-whole-earth-in-the-future.html

07/26/2016 / By Greg White

Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) will spur sentient robots that ought to be granted human rights, argues Oxford University professor

http://www.robotics.news/2016-07-26-why-the-next-human-rights-issue-will-be-inhuman-oxford-mathematician-believes-artificial-intelligence-should-have-rights.html

07/25/2016 / By Greg White

An assembly of 25 scientists Thursday initiated a proposal to create the first synthetic human genome in the lab. The

http://www.robotics.news/2016-07-25-designer-babies-will-be-a-reality-in-this-decade-scientists-announce-plan-to-construct-human-cells-from-scratch.html