A roundup of interesting stories on robotics and artificial intelligence from other sites, collected by Will Knight, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for AI.
A roundup of the best stories on computing from other sites, collected by Tom Simonite, MIT Technology Review’s San Francisco bureau chief.
News and views from Solve at MIT, where technologists, researchers, investors, and other leaders are sharing ideas on how to solve the world’s greatest problems.
Google and Facebook are lobbying to alter international law to make it easier to provide universal Internet access.
A robotics pioneer warns that technologists must consider how advances in machine intelligence will eradicate jobs.
Clever business people like Hiram Centelles find ways to offer online services in Cuba despite tight restrictions. Will they flourish or be swamped by foreign competition when the communist island finally opens up?
Columbia economist says ambitious international goals are needed to avert big crises in the world.
Microsoft researchers show that batteries that can be more actively managed by software might make our devices last longer.
Leave a human baby with some toys and it'll quickly learn to pick them up. Now a robot with deep-learning capabilities has done the same thing.
A roundup of the best stories on energy from other sites, collected by Richard Martin, MIT Technology Review’s energy editor.