Sunday, May 24, 2015

SUNDAY ROBOT NEWS REVIEW


NEWS
CNBC
No, robots won't take over: 'Tomorrowland' writer
The movie lands in theaters at a time when thinking, feeling robots are becoming more commonplace, and playing central roles in movies like ...
Dallas Morning News
Robots to the rescue
Mary Wareham, the global coordinator for the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots, a consortium of human rights groups, said the international community ...

Free trade won't kill U.S. jobs — robots may
More importantly, as a new book called “The Rise of the Robots: Technology and the threat of a jobless future” says, the big threat to world ...
Music review: Patrick Watson's Love Songs for Robots - heavenly complexity
Inspired by Watson's interest in science fiction and in particular the soundtrack to Blade Runner, Love Songs for Robots has a mysterious and ...
VICE
​A New Weapon for SWAT Teams: Bomb-Squad Robots
At first glance, what happened to Stephen Fought doesn't seem that unusual by the standards of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Fought, who suffers from ...
NET Website
How to hook young people on math and science? Robots!
LYNN SHERR: This program challenges students to design, build and programrobots for an international competition. It also hooks them on the ...
E&T magazine
New 'Deep Learning' Technique Lets Robots Learn Through Trial-and-Error
The challenge of putting robots into real-life settings (e.g. homes or offices) is that those environments are constantly changing. The robot must be able ...
Marion Star
Scholarships awarded by to Tri-Rivers students
“We have seen a dramatic rise in students' quality of engineering robots, interview skills and the technical knowledge,” he said. “They all know their ...
Bustle
Erik G. Sorto Uses Robotic Arm To Drink A Beer In a Video That Will Inspire You
Who would have thought that when mind reading robots arrived they would be so helpful! The machine Sorto used is not the first robotic arm to use ...
WTSP 10 News
Your connected home will be cooler than 'The Jetsons'
We may not yet possess flying cars or self-propelling space suits, but we do have vacuuming robots, wearable computers, video chat and, of course, ...
Southgate News Herald
Gibraltar students compete in GTEK Robo Games
The competition included several robot challenges plus Robo Bowling, Robot Basketball, a Bot Battle and an exhibition for all of the robots before ...
Dothan Eagle
Robotic assisted surgery becoming more prevalent in Dothan
No, the robots are not supplanting the humans in the medical field. ... However,robots (or at least robotic technology) are assisting surgeons every day ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
How the machines will take over
That is, we should be worried about supersmart robots and computers guided by a globally networked ├╝ber-entity that will one day be able to outlearn, ...
The Register
Google patents EVIL TOY which will BRAINWASH CHILDREN
These robots may be loaded with distinctive personalities, which alarmists claim are designed to raise the youth of humanity once Google's AI destroys ...
TWC News
Manlius Pebble Hill Students Get a Hands-On Look at Robotic Surgery
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Robots in the Operating Room could one day be the norm at hospitals, and on Friday, students learned how Dr. Emil Azer uses ...
Victoria Advocate
Summer camps to teach youngster soccer skills, how to buildrobots
Summer camps to teach youngster soccer skills, how to build robots ... youths to get their kicks by learning soccer techniques or programming robots.
The Australian Financial Review
'Learn to code' and 8 other career tips from economists
In keeping with the types of jobs that aren't under threat from robots, graduates also might be well-advised to consider positions that rely on human ...
Bend Bulletin
The cute robot that may take your job
An Aethon TUG robotic courier carries supplies through the University of California, San Francisco, Medical Center at Mission Bay. The robots' human ...
The Denver Channel
7NEWS list of the 7 best things to do in Denver this Memorial Day Weekend, May 22-25, 2015
What: Fascinated with robots? Ever wonder how they work? Visit the Longmont Museum's newest hands-on exhibit. Both kids and adults can discover ...
UPI.com
New computer algorithm builds rap songs out of other rap songs
ESPOO, Finland, May 22 (UPI) -- Even rappers might soon lose their jobs to robots. Researchers at Aalto University, in Finland, have designed a ...
Newsarama
Killer Cure For Future Earth Ravaged By Alien Spores in ONYX
Robots writer (and IDW COO and E-i-C) Chris Ryall on a new four issue series that takes them far away from their signature works and into unfamiliar ...
Dean Baker: The job-killing robot is science fiction
Second, though robots are “coming for” some jobs, that fact does not explain the current economic situation. Robots are a distraction from very real ...
PGH City Paper (blog)
Local Crowdfunding Campaigns for “Robot Repair,” Ceramics in Classrooms
Fraley uses repurposed materials from old appliances to shoe-trees to craft “robots," most of which don't actually move at all, and which look like what ...
Automation's threat to human workers keeps accelerating
“Rise of the Robots” doesn't make a slam-dunk case for a basic income guarantee. But it does make clear the need to come to grips with ever more ...
Variety
Star-Crossed Horizon: A Review of Tomorrowland
(Officially, the film's robots are called “Audio-Animatrons” or “A.A.'s,” ... as the name employed by one of the homicidal robots; and related hopes for a ...

SUNDAY DONALD TRUMP NEWS REVIEW


NEWS
Donald Trump, American Clown, Pops Off Again
If you ever needed an example of the provincialism of the New York-based media, Donald Trump is it. A perennial clown who periodically threatens to ...
Daily Mail
Mogul Donald Trump: 'Politicians are all talk, no action'
Donald Trump: 'Politicians are all talk, no action' (related). Real estate mogul Donald Trump who is strongly considering a presidential run in 2016 ...
New York Observer
Taking Trump Seriously
Are you not eagerly anticipating Donald Trump's announcement about ... The fact is that Donald Trump could be a game changer in presidential ...
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Florida or not, Trump takes aim at Jeb Bush
It meant little to Donald Trump that he was standing in the heart of Jeb Country when he offered stinging criticism of the former governor. During a stop ...
Charleston Post Courier
Lawmakers waiting on Lindsey Graham before jumping on a bandwagon
Jim Merrill, R-Charleston, a political consultant, is working for and backing likely candidate Donald Trump, the reality show celebrity and real-estate ...
MSNBC
This Week in God, 5.23.15
Donald Trump told a Republican audience this week that, probably at the White House's behest, “Muslims can come in [to the United States] but other ...
CBS News
Republicans pick favorite presidential hopeful in straw poll
Rick Santorum: 1.9%; Donald Trump: 1.2%; Mark Everson: 0.8%; Sen. Lindsey Graham: 0.5%; Gov. John Kasich: 0.2%; Gov. Jim Gilmore: 0.0%.
Janesville Gazette
Crain's Detroit Business
Serial entrepreneur Bradley Foster 'a dynamo to watch'
"He still calls himself Donald Trump," Zatkoff said. "In spite of all he accomplishes, he takes good care of his family and he doesn't take anything for ...
Newsday
Debate stage will winnow GOP field
As of now, Donald Trump, if he formally files, another requirement, makes it. So does ex-Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who flamed out four years ago. Left out ...
GOP debate rules could reignite questions about Cruz birthplace
So far, only one possible 2016 rival — Donald Trump — has publicly questioned Cruz's eligibility. He has called on Cruz to find a way to settle the ...
Can you spell debate? Polling shouldn't decide early on
Is Donald Trump, whose name recognition is huge, to gain a spot while a Carly Fiorina or Dr. Ben Carson is excluded? Such a scenario may move ...
Sacramento Bee
Carly Fiorina impresses in long-shot presidential run
After the Iowa dinner, Donald Trump, who also spoke, told The Des Moines Register that more people came to his hospitality suite that evening than to ...