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Robots won’t take as many human jobs as you may think

January 24th, 2018 at 8:45 am » Comments Off

Automation will upend life as we know it. But that doesn’t mean all of our jobs will be completely eliminated. If anything, technology has not liberated people from the drudgery of work. It has created new constraints.



Chinese tech giant Baidu just revealed its plan to mass-produce self-driving vehicles beginning this year — and Waymo should be nervous

January 21st, 2018 at 10:54 am » Comments Off

Chinese tech giant Baidu announced partnerships to build self-driving vehicles starting in 2018. The company’s software will be used in a mini bus and mass-market consumer vehicles. The company has been making significant investments in autonomous driving technology to compete with American companies like Tesla and Waymo.



Electric vehicles cost less than half to drive

January 16th, 2018 at 10:38 am » Comments Off

“Electric cars are vastly better than internal combustion devices,” said James Anderson, a Harvard scientist.



Nokia’s new sleep system will turn off the lights and lower the temp as you fall asleep

January 13th, 2018 at 12:44 pm » Comments Off

Nokia’s newest health product is a new take on an already-done product.



Oska Pulse pain-relief wearable adds pain-tracking app at CES

January 12th, 2018 at 1:55 am » Comments Off

The device’s Pulsed Electromagnetic Field (PEMF) therapeutic technology promises to help reduce chronic pain — and now it’s getting new features.



Old dog, new tricks : Sony unleashes ‘intelligent’ robot pet

January 11th, 2018 at 9:46 am » Comments Off

As Japan celebrates the year of the dog, electronics giant Sony on Thursday unleashed its new robot canine companion, packed with artificial intelligence and internet connectivity.



Dutch self-charging solar car wins important CES award

January 11th, 2018 at 9:35 am » Comments Off

Remember those Dutch solar cars that won the World Solar Challenge car race? The range of those cars powered by the sun was excellent. However, the vehicles themselves were not up to snuff in the design department. In comes Lightyear, a self-charging electric solar car with a sexy design, and recently awarded with the renowned […]



Pizza Hut is teaming up with Toyota to create self-driving delivery trucks

January 10th, 2018 at 11:19 am » Comments Off

Pizza Hut has taken its first step toward potentially saying goodbye to the delivery guy. The pizza chain announced on Monday that it is teaming up with Toyota on a driverless delivery truck that could begin testing by 2020.



Intel Shows Off Volocopter – A Battery-Operated Flying Car At CES 2018

January 10th, 2018 at 11:07 am » Comments Off

At Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2018 in Las Vegas, Intel today showed off its prototype of Volocopter, which according to the company is “essentially a flying car”. However, it is basically a drone that is big enough to carry a passenger.



Meet the selfie drone that lives in your phone case

January 10th, 2018 at 10:57 am » Comments Off

Selfly is a cute picture-taking robot from AEE.



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