(NEWSER) – The robots won this one. A driverless shuttle bus was involved in a minor crash with a semi-truck less than two hours after it made its debut on Las Vegas streets Wednesday in front of cameras and celebrities. The human behind the wheel of the truck was...
One day robots could entirely edge out human beings and become a new life form that is even capable of replicating itself, Stephen Hawking has warned, once again predicting a rather grim future for humankind. "I fear that AI may replace humans altogether,” the renowned physicist told Wired magazine, as...
Japanese researchers demonstrated an artificial intelligence capable of identifying and analyzing polyps found during a colonoscopy in less than a second. The computer-assisted diagnostic system was revealed during the United European Gastroenterology Week, running through Wednesday in Barcelona, Spain. The endoscopic system uses a magnified view of a colorectal polyp to...
Sophia, a humanoid artificially intelligent robot became the first robot in the world to receive a Saudi citizenship on Wednesday. At the Future Investment Initiative conference, the kingdom announced that they were granting her citizenship. In the video shared online, Sophia said she was honoured to receive her citizenship. "I am...
Automating operations at the store is certainly the dream of any manager out there. Indeed, there are many advantages that accompany automation. After the recent inclusion of robotics into the warehouse, Amazon was seen to have created a stepping stone into another world of innovation. The field of robotics and...