AI Could Start A Nuclear War. But Only If We Let AI Start A Nuclear War

Simon says “Nuke ‘em.”

April 24, 2018

Soldiers Are Training in Virtual Environments Generated From Real Cities

Soldiers are now training in virtual reconstructions of North Korea.

April 23, 2018

Robot Showboat: Now Even Our Celeb Feuds Are Automated

Grab your (digitally rendered) popcorn.

April 20, 2018

UK Officials Reveal 5 New Principles for Businesses Working With AI

These guiding principles may be the first step towards codified laws governing businesses' use of AI.

April 20, 2018

IKEA Furniture Tests Your Relationship, Also Robots

Why put your relationship at risk when a robot could build the dang chair for you?

April 18, 2018

The Digital Afterlife is Open for Business. But It Needs Rules.

Ethicists argue that our cyber selves should get the same postmortem dignity as our corpses.

April 18, 2018

Apps Are Illegally Stealing Children’s Privacy Data

A new tool could help crack down on them.

April 16, 2018

AI Tool Helps Law Enforcement Find Victims of Human Trafficking

The software trawls ads to find victims quickly.

April 16, 2018

“Cow FitBits” Won’t Make Cows Happier Because They’re Not Milk Robots

Do we really need AI in everything?

April 13, 2018

The Military Wants to Make AI That Mimics the Human Brain. Experts Know There’s a Better Way.

There’s a good reason the first flying machines weren’t mechanical bats: people tried that, and they were terrible.

April 11, 2018
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