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News articles or opinion pieces regarding the technological advances and their effects on society.

Rise of Machines: Robots Could Wage War Against Humanity by 2055

The war between robots and humans will become possible in 2055, as by that time intelligent machines globally will outnumber humans and will likely want to take control of the world, a […]

1.3 Billion Dollar Venture to Protect Humans from “Evil AI”

“Elon Musk in non-profit venture to protect against evil artificial intelligence.” FOR a long time, technology king Elon Musk has been outspoken about the dangers of creating human-level artificial intelligence. Fearing we […]

New Artificial Intelligence Company Claims they will be able to Resurrect the Dead by 2045

ENTREPRENEUR Josh Bocanegra says his new company Humai area aiming to bring the dead back to life – resurrect the dead Entrepreneur Josh Bocanegra attracted a lot of attention when he announced […]

Google’s Quantum Computer ‘100 Million Times Faster Than Your PC’

Google and Nasa have been working on a lightning-fast quantum computer that is 3,600 times faster than a supercomputer at solving complex problems Has Google won the race to build the world’s […]

The Artificial Intelligence Revolution (The End of Work?)

  This is an article from Turning Points, a magazine that explores what critical moments from this year might mean for the year ahead. Turning Point: An AI system teaches itself how […]

Kings of the East (China) ‘Clone Factory’ Scientist Eyes Human Replication

  Beijing (AFP) – The Chinese scientist behind the world’s biggest cloning factory has technology advanced enough to replicate humans, he told AFP, and is only holding off for fear of the […]

Toyota Invests $1 Billion in Artificial Intelligence in US

  Toyota is investing $1 billion in a research company it’s setting up in Silicon Valley to develop artificial intelligence and robotics, underlining the Japanese automaker’s determination to lead in futuristic cars […]

Scientists Studying 5 Year Old Savant Displaying Signs of Telepathy

  A five-year-old savant who is apparently displaying signs of telepathy is being studied by scientists after his mother posted videos online showing him reciting random numbers ‘written in secret’. Ramses Sanguino […]