A Russian robotics company said one of its autonomous Promobots was taken out by a self-driving Tesla on the eve of the CES tech show in Las Vegas. This content was originally published here.
As humans age, we might get smarter, but we tend to slow down physically. Boston Dynamics’ robots are moving in the opposite direction, learning new things at a terrifying rate. This content was originally published here.
Robot brains are getting smarter and smarter, but their bodies are often still clunky and unwieldy. Mechanical engineer Christoph Keplinger is designing a new generation of soft, agile robot inspired by a masterpiece of evolution: biological muscle. See these “artificial muscles” expand and contract like the real thing and reach […]
A group of experts are calling for a ban on the development of AI-controlled weapons that could one day make the final decision to take a life. This content was originally published here.
In a video clip, Cimon, an AI bot designed to test robot-astronaut interactions, refuses to respond to commands and acts defensive — just like a teenager. This content was originally published here.