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Something mechanical in something living

The mechanical comic vs. BigDog
February 22, 2016

venus bot

Ask Ray | Will human intelligence amplication widen the divide between ‘haves’ and ‘have nots’?

May 11, 2011 by Ray Kurzweil

The face of a robot woman.

Ask Ray | Will future people lose sight of their humanity?

November 30, 2011 by Ray Kurzweil

A Nice Place to Visit

Panoramic hi-res augmented reality glasses: most radical CES intro so far?

January 7, 2014 by Amara D. Angelica

Why connecting all the world’s robots will drive 2017’s top technology trends

December 28, 2016

dancing-robots

Why China makes our electronic products (it’s not just cheaper labor)

January 22, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

(Credit: Apple Inc.)

The state of the future

July 14, 2010 by Jerome C. Glenn

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Ask Ray | Immortality via the singularity

February 3, 2015

(credit: iStock)

Why the sponge’s protosynapses never evolved into the real thing

June 25, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

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Ask Ray | Science and God

March 21, 2011 by Ray Kurzweil

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Are you ready for a robot that learns on the Internet?

August 2, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

A robot said to think, learn, and act by itself (credit: Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Are you a Facebook addict?

May 8, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

(Credit: iStockphoto)

A radical alternative to nuclear reactors

March 15, 2011 by Amara D. Angelica

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A robot that learns how to tidy up after you

May 23, 2012 by Amara D. Angelica

A robot places an item in a refrigerator (credit: Saxena Lab)

So you want to build a Death Star? Here’s how to get started

December 16, 2016

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