The smartphone revolution will include unprecedented surveillance by companies hoping to make money from user data.
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Autonomous technology is being developed at a remarkable rate. This could raise new fears about cars malfunctioning.
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One AI researcher suggests that an ambitious plan to build a more intelligent machine may be flawed.
The technologist speaks about an ambitious plan to build a powerful artificial intelligence.
The world lost a brilliant activist and a leading proponent of information freedom last week.
Machines are moving into new areas of manufacturing, but it’s too soon to proclaim a robot revolution.
The Z Space display could be revolutionary for designers and animators, but might also inspire innovation in computer gaming and augmented reality.
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