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People are Heated Over Whether or Not to Tax Robots over Automated Jobs

Posted in Hardware on 5th Mar, 2017 07:43 PM
by Alex Muller
Manufacturing, transportation, and even customer service industries stand to lose jobs to automation in the near future.
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+34

Bigelow Aerospace offers plan for an expandable space station orbiting the moon by 2020

Posted in Hardware on 4th Mar, 2017 08:48 AM
by Alex Muller
By 2020, NASA and commercial astronauts could be living and working in lunar orbit inside a functional space station.
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+26

Virgin Galactic spins off dedicated satellite launch company

Posted in Hardware on 3rd Mar, 2017 08:05 PM
by Alex Muller
Virgin Orbit will launch satellites into orbit using the LauncherOne vehicle, which is released from a 747-400 aircraft.
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+21

Unique Mobile users will pass 5.7 bn by 2020 which will be 75% of world population

Posted in Hardware on 28th Feb, 2017 05:53 PM
by Alex Muller
Subscriber growth over this period will be driven primarily by large Asia markets such as India.
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+43

UK robotics research gets £17.3m pledge

Posted in Hardware on 27th Feb, 2017 05:35 PM
by Alex Muller
Funding of £17.3m ($22m) for artificial intelligence and robotics research to be carried out by British universities is to be announced by the government.
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+52

NASA Studying Manned Trip Around the Moon After Prod From Trump

Posted in Hardware on 27th Feb, 2017 02:01 AM
by Alex Muller
The U.S. hasn’t sent astronauts beyond low-Earth orbit since 1970s.
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+32

NASA's next Orion flight could be manned

Posted in Hardware on 27th Feb, 2017 01:52 AM
by Alex Muller
The first manned Orion mission was planned for 2021, but could now take place in 2019.
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+28

Virtual Reality Hardware predicted to earn $3.6 billion in 2017

Posted in Hardware on 25th Feb, 2017 04:23 PM
by Alex Muller
Virtual reality is ready to grow.
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+49

Nasa wants to 3d print habitats with metal extracted from martian soil

Posted in Hardware on 25th Feb, 2017 04:20 PM
by Alex Muller
scientists are studying the various ways to make goods on Mars rather than carry materials there.
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+42

Google's self-driving firm sues Uber

Posted in Hardware on 25th Feb, 2017 04:10 PM
by Alex Muller
Uber is being sued for stealing trade secrets and technology from Google.
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+26

Brain-computer interface allows fast, accurate typing by people with paralysis

Posted in Hardware on 24th Feb, 2017 04:51 PM
by Alex Muller
3 participants with movement impairment controlled an onscreen cursor simply by imagining their own hand movements.
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+31

Hair thin fibers were used for two way optical, electrical and chemical signaling within the brain

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Feb, 2017 04:54 PM
by Alex Muller
The new approach could provide way to learn about the functions and interconnections of different brain regions.
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+22

New York sees almost 800 percent growth in solar over 5 years

Posted in Hardware on 23rd Feb, 2017 04:35 PM
by Alex Muller
New York's Clean Energy Standard requires 50 percent of electricity to come from renewables by 2030.
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+37

China’s first 'deep learning lab' intensifies challenge to US in AI race

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Feb, 2017 10:10 PM
by Alex Muller
Search giant Baidu to head up research platform to develop technology that mimics human thought.
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+25

NASA Is Sending a Lander to Discover Whether Life Exists on Europa

Posted in Hardware on 21st Feb, 2017 03:58 PM
by Alex Muller
NASA is planning to send a lander to Jupiter's moon Europa, which is believed to hold a vast ocean beneath it's frozen crust.
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+23

Bill Gates Says Job Stealing Robots Need to Pay Taxes

Posted in Hardware on 20th Feb, 2017 04:29 PM
by Alex Muller
Bill Gates thinks that, as automation makes jobs obsolete, governments should impose a tax on robots.
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