Category: Artificial Intelligence

Warning: Widespread Facial Surveillance Is An “Imminent Reality.” Detroit, Chicago, New York City, Orlando, Washington D.C.

Warning: Widespread Facial Surveillance Is An “Imminent Reality” May 27, 2019 by IWB The dystopian future George Orwell warned us all about in his iconic novel, 1984 has quickly become our reality. Widespread facial surveillance in the “land of the free” is an “imminent reality.” A tech privacy report, that has been swept under the rug […]

Should robots have rights? Female robots in Saudi Arabia have more ‘rights’ than real women. Female robots are not bound by ‘male guardianship’ laws.

Should robots have rights? by Molly Callahan, Northeastern University DECEMBER 8, 2017 As robots gain citizenship and potential personhood in parts of the world, it’s appropriate to consider whether they should also have rights. So argues Northeastern professor Woodrow Hartzog, whose research focuses in part on robotics and automated […]

Better together: Human and robot co-workers more efficient, less accident-prone.

Better together: Human and robot co-workers more efficient, less accident-prone. by University of Göttingen MAY 27, 2019 More and more processes are being automated and digitized. Self-driving delivery vehicles, such as forklifts, are finding their way into many areas—and companies are reporting potential time and cost savings. However, an […]

Samsung’s new A.I. software makes generating fake videos even easier. Video.

Samsung’s new A.I. software makes generating fake videos even easier. Video. A.I. is getting better and better at producing fake videos, for everything from amusingly adding Nicholas Cage into movies to maliciously spreading fake news. Now Samsung has developed software which makes creating fake videos even easier. The new A.I. software was […]