And Then We Were Cyborgs

“How did you go bankrupt?” “Two ways. Gradually, then suddenly.” This anecdote from The Sun Also Rises was written at … More

Are Humans Losing Control Of Robots?

Humans have long been fascinated with the idea of robots — human-like robots. It’s been 50 years since Isaac Asimov, an American … More

Coming To A Device Near You: All-Knowing Smart Phones Could Become All-Access Cards For Pentagon Users

A New York-based company and the Defense Department have created an artificial intelligence algorithm to be embedded in smartphones that … More

There’s An Algorithm For That: Humans Falling In Love With Scripted Artificial Intelligence

I recently met a young woman named Wild Rose on an online chat forum. We struck up a conversation and … More

The Future Is Now: Hotel Chain Using Biometric Data To Determine Guest Vacation Spots

AccorHotels wants to read its guests’ minds—and their heart rate and EEG and galvanic skin response, too. [Photo: courtesy of … More

Minority Report Reality: AI Now Capable Of Predicting Your Next Move Minutes In Advance

An intelligent machine capable of anticipating your next move minutes in advance sounds like the stuff of nightmares – but … More

New Google Search Censorship Worse Than Initially Feared

New data released by the World Socialist Web Site seems to confirm what many had feared: the new Google search evaluation protocol … More