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Tesla Knows When a Crash Is Your Fault, and Other Carmakers Soon Will, Too
Before long, every move you make behind the wheel may be recorded and sent over the Internet.
June 8, 2016
China Is Building a Robot Army of Model Workers
Can China reboot its manufacturing industry—and the global economy—by replacing millions of workers with machines?
April 26, 2016
This $40,000 Robotic Exoskeleton Lets the Paralyzed Walk
Still pricier than motorized wheelchairs, SuitX’s Phoenix exoskeleton weighs just 27 pounds and is custom-fit to the user’s body.
February 1, 2016
Tougher Turing Test Exposes Chatbots’ Stupidity
We have a long way to go if we want virtual assistants to understand us.
July 14, 2016
Will AI-Powered Hedge Funds Outsmart the Market?
Some hedge funds boast that AI algorithms make their trading decisions—but these systems might be more conventional than they seem.
February 4, 2016