Artificial Intelligence

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid Of Artificial Intelligence

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Artificial intelligence scared the hell out of some really smart people in 2014. But it shouldn't have. Here's why.

Robots

Google’s Full Self-Driving Car Is Finally In The Prototype Stage

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The Googlecar now has headlights and safety features and other stuff that legally make it a real car. Still looks dorky, though!

Robots

Footage From HBO’s ‘Westworld’ Proves Ed Harris Looks Amazing As The Yul Brynner Robot

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Ed Harris is amazing, I don't know why I even doubted that at all.

Robots

Oh, Great, The Navy’s Building A Robot Shark Called The ‘GhostSwimmer’

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Just when you thought it was safe to get in the water to avoid robots, there are now robot sharks.

#Facebook

Facebook Is Developing A Robot To Keep You From Acting Like An Idiot On Facebook

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Facebook is a litany of atrocity tourism, but thanks to AI, soon they may strip out all the fun stuff.

tinder

Check Out This Engineer’s Automated Hack That Allows Him To Endlessly Swipe Right On Tinder

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If you've ever grown tired of swiping right on Tinder, this engineer may have found the intricate solution for you: robots.

Bruce Willis

Bruce Willis Wants You To Have ‘A Little Fun’ With Robots In The Trailer For ‘Vice’

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A suddenly rebelious android pits Thomas Jane against Bruce Willis in the trailer for 'Vice'.

Robots

Robots May Drive Lawyers To Extinction By 2030

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"But first, let's kill all the lawyers" is advice robots appear to have taken to heart.

Robots

Finally, You Can Afford Your Own Robot Artist

Bad at art? Need some robotic help? We've got the robot for you.

Robots

TGI Fridays Deploys Mistletoe Drones To Make The Holidays Awkward

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Office awkwardness takes to the skies thanks to TGI Fridays. No, guys, you shouldn't have. No, seriously, why did do this?

westworld

‘Westworld’ Is Coming To HBO Next Year

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'Westworld' is being adapted from a movie about amok robots to an HBO series about AI ethics. With amok robots.

GILLIAN ANDERSON

Here’s A Trailer For ‘Robot Overlords,’ The Movie You Didn’t Know You Wanted

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Gillian Anderson and Ben Kingsley star in 'Robot Overlords,' a movie you didn't know you really wanted to see until just now.

Syfy

‘Almost Human’ Fans Step Up Their Campaign For A Second Season

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There are now templates and postcards and actual real people to complain to about wanting the show un-canceled.

#John Oliver

John Oliver Takes On The Danger Zone Of Home Depot With Archer And Ron Swanson

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'Last Week Tonight with John Oliver' responds to Lowe's new robots with a parody starring Nick Offerman, Sarah Baker, and H. Jon Benjamin.

ROBOT BOXING

The MegaBots ‘Mad Scientists’ Want To Finally Make Robot Fighting A Reality

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With a lofty goal of $1.8 million, this Kickstarter project could finally turn robots into lethal killing machines for sport.

HONEST TRAILERS

Sex With Minors And Pandering To China: ‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Gets An Honest Trailer

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The honest trailer for 'Transformers: Age of Extinction' reminds us to be skeeved out by this franchise.

SAMSUNG

Samsung Trolls Apple With A Robot Butt Cell Phone Bendability Test

Samsung has released a new video to tweak Apple's bendability concerns, but they may have their own problems on the way.

Robots

Oh, Great, Harvard Is Building A Fleshy Robotic Facehugger

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Roboticists have taken a break from building Terminators to construct another nightmare from the '80s instead.

ROCKET RACCOON

Japan Built An Animatronic Rocket Raccoon Because Of Course

Rocket Raccoon would really not have worked in the '80s, as this brief clip from Japan proves.

Robots

Japan’s Quest For Freaky, Anatomically-Correct Robots Continues Apace With Kenshiro

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Japanese scientists have spent fourteen years building a creepy robot, as part of their Fulfilling National Stereotypes Initiative.


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