Technology


Child Protective Services Wants Artificial Intelligence To Predict Child Abuse

Child Protective Services Wants Artificial Intelligence To Predict Child Abuse

By Nicholas West Activist Post September 20, 2018   Child Protective Services Wants Artificial Intelligence To Predict Child Abuse     Predictive technology is exploding. The arrival of Big Data initiatives by government, as well as a massive industry of data brokers is not only putting privacy at risk, but is offering those with access to the information unprecedented ways […]


FIRST GENERATION OF AUTONOMOUS KILLER BOTS READY TO SEEK OUT AND DESTROY INVASIVE FISH

By Terence Newton Waking Times August 29, 2018   FIRST GENERATION OF AUTONOMOUS KILLER BOTS READY TO SEEK OUT AND DESTROY INVASIVE FISH     In 1984 the movie Terminator brought to live the dark dystopian fantasy of killer robots designed to ruthlessly hunt down human targets and destroy them. We’ve come a long way since then, and in the […]

FIRST GENERATION OF AUTONOMOUS KILLER ROBOTS READY TO SEEK OUT AND DESTROY INVASIVE FISH

Experts Gather For UN-Hosted Meeting ON ‘KILLER ROBOTS’

Experts Gather For UN-Hosted Meeting ON ‘KILLER ROBOTS’

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com August 28, 2018   Experts Gather For UN-Hosted Meeting ON ‘KILLER ROBOTS’     Experts from numerous countries around the globe are gathering for a United Nations meeting to discuss “killer robots.” The weeklong event that opened Monday is the second at the U.N. offices in Geneva and will focus on lethal autonomous weapons systems. […]


HSBC Bank To Staff Branches With Humanoid Robots

By Aaron Kesel Activist Post June 27, 2018   HSBC Bank To Staff Branches With Humanoid Robots     HSBC, will test robots created by SoftBank Robotics, in the lobby of their Fifth Avenue branch in midtown Manhattan, CNBC reported. The robots are not only designed to interact with customers but also take selfies, dance and tell […]

HSBC Bank To Staff Branches With Humanoid Robots

Elon Musk: Free Cash Handouts “Will Be Necessary” If Robots Take Jobs

Elon Musk: Free Cash Handouts “Will Be Necessary” If Robots Take Jobs

By Aaron Kesel Activist Post June 20, 2018   Elon Musk: Free Cash Handouts “Will Be Necessary” If Robots Take Jobs     Elon Musk claims that universal basic income (UBI) — essentially, free cash handouts — “will be necessary over time if (AI) artificial intelligence takes over most human jobs.”   Universal income will be […]


Uber Halts Nationwide Testing Of Self-Driving Vehicles Following Death of Pedestrian

By Nicholas West Activist Post March 20, 2018   Uber Halts Nationwide Testing Of Self-Driving Vehicles Following Death of Pedestrian     Even as robotics experts, universities and tech luminaries sound the alarm about the potential for a future filled with killer robots powered by artificial intelligence, this technology already has arrived … minus the stringent ethics.   […]

Uber Halts Nationwide Testing Of Self-Driving Vehicles Following Death of Pedestrian

Robots Will Soon Be Punishing Humans: Ford Files Patent For Robotic Police Cars

Robots Will Soon Be Punishing Humans: Ford Files Patent For Robotic Police Cars

By Nicholas West Activist Post February 1, 2018   Robots Will Soon Be Punishing Humans: Ford Files Patent For Robotic Police Cars     In October of last year, I reported on the network of autonomous police vehicles being deployed in Dubai that included hoverbikes and fleets of mini police surveillance vehicles that look like electric cars. The […]


Google’s AI Center in China: Poaching Talent

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook January 8, 2018   Google’s AI Center in China: Poaching Talent     Artificial Intelligence (AI) is already fundamentally changing information technology and stands poised to permeate and transform technology both online and off ranging from manufacturing and transportation to medicine and military applications. The US, Russia and China have all […]

Google’s AI Center in China: Poaching Talent

The US and the Global Artificial Intelligence Arms Race

By Ulson Gunnar New Eastern Outlook December 5, 2017   The US and the Global Artificial Intelligence Arms Race     Artificial intelligence (AI) is already widely used by tech firms worldwide for everything from search engines to social media. It is also increasingly being developed for other applications including monitoring systems and decision making. Experimental platforms […]

The US and the Global Artificial Intelligence Arms Race

FDA Approves the World’s First ‘Smart Pill’ That Will Know If You’re Taking It

FDA Approves the World’s First ‘Smart Pill’ That Will Know If You’re Taking It

By Jake Anderson The Anti-Media November 28, 2017   FDA Approves the World’s First ‘Smart Pill’ That Will Know If You’re Taking It     It’s been a controversial month for the FDA. They drew the ire of kratom community by seeking to ban imports of the popular, safe pain reliever. During that same week, the agency approved […]