By: Phil Rockstroh/COMMONDREAMS Humankind, being an inherently tool-making species, has always been in a relationship with technology. Our tools, weapons, machines, and appliances are crucial to forging the cultural criteria of human life. At present, amid the technology created phantomscape of mass media’s lurid — yet somehow sterile — imagery, one can feel as if one’s […]
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(ANTIMEDIA) — We tend to think of artificial intelligence entities as flawless intellects, early prototypes of the powerful ‘artilects’ futurists imagine will one day rule our world. We also tend to think of them as not being subject to unhappy thoughts or feelings. But one company has created an artificially intelligent machine-learning system that suffers from […]
By: Carey Wedler/ANTIMEDIA Women recently expressed concern on social media after learning their iPhones sort some of their pictures into a “brassiere” category. The AI setting is intended to detect a variety of things, including food, dogs, weddings, and cars, but a simple search in the photo app for “brassiere” made some women feel violated. The […]
Physicist and professor Stephen Hawking is warning that earth will become a flaming ball of fire by the year 2600. He also warns that if humans want to avoid permanent extinction, we should be making plans to evacuate the earth.
By: Amelia Kinney/True Activist World’s second largest crude oil exporter, Saudi Arabia, has announced an ambitious new project on the horizon. A tremendous megacity, “NEOM” will be fully automated and 100% powered by renewable energy. Plans for NEOM were revealed last week by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the Future Investment Initiative Conference […]
By: Carey Wedler/ANTIMEDIA Saudi Arabia — Last week, the Saudi government announced its decision to grant a robot, Sophia, citizenship in the kingdom. While the human-like AI’s advanced technology is certainly impressive, her new citizenship status highlighted Saudi women’s lack of rights. ABC News summarized some of the disparities: “For one, Sophia appeared on stage alone, without the modest dress […]
By: Fattima Mahdi/Truth Theory Many of the technologies that are changing the landscape of our society – automation, artificial intelligence and social media – have, of course, come from Silicon Valley. Now, it looks like the same people who brought us these innovations are preparing to get themselves well out of harm’s way when the fallout […]
Like a scene out of The Terminator, the future of warfare is destined to include robot soldiers, unmanned aerial assault, and self-driving, weaponized vehicles.