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Tiny robot finds an asteroid that’s freakishly free of dust

Tiny robot finds an asteroid that’s freakishly free of dust

/ Ryugu‘s rubble-pile surface, taken by MASCOT shortly before it hit and started bouncing. Share this story For the last few months, Japan‘s Hayabusa2 spacecraft has been engaged in various acts of interplanetary aggression, in order to blast free material for a return to Earth. But Hayabusa2‘s visit has also […]

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YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights”

YouTube flags robot battle videos as “animal fights”

/ The "Great White" bot from King of Bots. Receive News & Ratings Via Email – Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts’ ratings with MarketBeat.com’s FREE daily email newsletter. Share this story On Monday, several YouTube users had their […]

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Russian humanoid robot blasts off to Space Station

Russian humanoid robot blasts off to Space Station

Russian humanoid robot blasts off to Space Station Russia’s Soyuz-2.1 rocket has blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome as part of a test flight to check compatibility of the upgraded booster and spacecraft – which this time carries only a humanoid robot to the ISS. “The flight will be carried out […]

by × November 4, 2019 × 0 comments

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People don’t want to see workers replaced by a robot—themselves excepted

People don’t want to see workers replaced by a robot—themselves excepted

/ Robots are everywhere. Share this story There has been extensive public discussion of how automation may fundamentally change the job market, eliminating so many positions that some sort of universal income will be required. While the universal income discussion may be new, anxieties about machinery and automation replacing human […]

by × October 2, 2019 × 0 comments

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Storytelling bots to write better endings

Storytelling bots to write better endings

Nothing disappoints like a good story with a lousy finish. Therefore, researchers who work in the field of automated have invented a way to produce better endings. The problem is that most algorithms for generating the end of a story tend to favour generic sentences, such as “They had a […]

by × October 1, 2019 × 0 comments