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AI Demons; the Solar Race; Bitcoin; Cybersecurity; Firefox

Posted July 7th, 2015 at 4:16 pm (UTC-5)
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Today’s Tech Sightings: Five Ideas to End the Demonization of Artificial Intelligence The Future of Life Institute recently announced 37 winners of research grants in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI), following concerns and warnings from luminaries such as Elon Musk, Stephen Hawking and Bill Gates about the dangers of Artificial Intelligence. The project is […]

Google’s New Algorithm; Robots; Drones; Apple’s ‘RootPipe’ Still Lives

Posted April 21st, 2015 at 2:39 pm (UTC-5)
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Today’s Tech Sightings: Disaster Robots Slow to Gain Acceptance From Responders According to the Center for Robot-Assisted Search and Rescue, robots have been used in 43 disasters worldwide, although first responders have been slow to adopt them. But the center is working to change that. Drones, Data Fight New Battle Against Poachers South Africa’s iSimangaliso […]