Three year-old MIT institute focuses on innovation for the developing world.
A roundup of interesting stories on robotics and artificial intelligence from other sites, collected by Will Knight, MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for AI.
A robotics pioneer warns that technologists must consider how advances in machine intelligence will eradicate jobs.
Another chance to catch the most interesting and important articles from the previous week on MIT Technology Review.
Using the Internet can destroy your faith. That’s the conclusion of a study showing that the dramatic drop in religious affiliation in the U.S. since 1990 is closely mirrored by the increase in Internet use.
Comparing electric and gas-powered versions of the same car show the environmental benefits of electric vehicles.
Robots are poor at many activities that humans find simple. Now roboticists are making progress on a task that exemplifies them all: the automated assembly of an IKEA chair.
What the nervous system of the roundworm tells us about freezing brains and reanimating human minds.
The best way for AI machines to learn is by feeding them huge data sets of annotated examples, and the Daily Mail has unwittingly created one.
The ability to spot faces from any angle, and even when partially occluded, has always been a uniquely human capability. Not anymore.