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The new video of Boston Dynamics' robot dog is even more horrifying than the first one

The new video of Boston Dynamics' robot dog is even more horrifying than the first one

18 hours ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

This is it, ladies and gentlemen; you're witnessing the exact moment the sentient robots will cite some day in the future when they've conquered the human race and enslaved us...
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Twitter: No Political Bias in Crackdown of Suspicious Accounts

1 day ago   |   PCMag

Twitter's fight against bots and abuse collided with some right-wing pundits who suspected the company was targeting conservative voices.
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Twitter wants to shield survivors of the Parkland shooting from online harassment as conspiracy theories spread

Twitter wants to shield survivors of the Parkland shooting from online harassment as conspiracy theories spread

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Twitter announced it will be using "anti-spam" and "anti-abuse" tools to protect survivors of the Parkland shooting from harassment on its platform, along with verifying...
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Elon Musk is stepping down from the $1 billion AI organization he helped found

Elon Musk is stepping down from the $1 billion AI organization he helped found

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Elon Musk is leaving the board of the non-profit organization OpenAI. Musk helped found the group, which examines the safety and societal issues of artificial intelligence...
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Bahrain Activist Gets 5-Year Sentence for ‘Insulting' Tweets

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Nabeel Rajab, a leading figure of pro-democracy rallies in 2011, had criticized prison abuses and the Yemen war. He was already serving time for criticizing the government.
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Watch Spot Mini Endure Abuse While Opening a Door

1 day ago   |   PCMag

The mechanical hound gets repeatedly blocked from opening and walking through a door, but it never gives up.
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Humans sow seeds of destruction by abusing poor robot just trying to walk through a door

Humans sow seeds of destruction by abusing poor robot just trying to walk through a door

2 days ago   |   TechCrunch   |   6 articles

You may remember last week that Boston Dynamics' latest robot, a trim and yellow Spot Mini, has learned to open doors. Seems like at this point you don't want to anger them...
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A new Netflix show wants to manipulate people into committing murder

A new Netflix show wants to manipulate people into committing murder

2 days ago   |   The Verge

Reality shows, on the whole, have never been particularly ethical endeavors. From beauty pageants where women got plastic surgery makeovers to substance abuse intervention...
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Android P cuts off the access of background apps to the camera

Android P cuts off the access of background apps to the camera

2 days ago   |   Phone Arena   |   3 articles

Despite still in development, Android P is already hyped up and pouring down is the torrential rain of new features. The latest change that awaits us could improve security...
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Google View Image: how to get it back

Google View Image: how to get it back

3 days ago   |   SlashGear

Google just recently stripped away its View Image button, as well as the Search by Image functionality, and none were too happy about it. While no one will probably deny that...
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Galaxy S9 release date, price and specs: European pricing details leak days...

Galaxy S9 release date, price and specs: European pricing details leak days before launch

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New Huawei P20 leak: looks totally different than the prototype we saw...

New Huawei P20 leak: looks totally different than the prototype we saw previously

Following the Huawei P20 leaks can turn into an emotional roller coaster pretty quickly. First, we heard about three variants - Huawei P20, P20 Pro, and P20 Plus. Then, the Pro... Read more ...

How to set up and use Face Unlock on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

How to set up and use Face Unlock on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro

Face Unlock relies on the Redmi Note 5 Pro's front 20MP camera, unlocking the phone in just 500 milliseconds. Xiaomi announced back at the launch of the Redmi Note 5 Pro that... Read more ...

Apple's wireless charging pad that lets you top up your iPhone, Apple Watch...

Apple's wireless charging pad that lets you top up your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods simultaneously is reportedly launching next month

Apple announced the AirPower in September last year, saying that it would launch in 2018. The AirPower is a physical, wireless pad which can charge multiple Apple devices at... Read more ...

A fresh Surface 'Andromeda' patent details folding lock mechanism

A fresh Surface 'Andromeda' patent details folding lock mechanism

Yet another patent undoubtedly related to the rumored folding "Andromeda" Surface tablet has emerged. Microsoft's worst kept secret keeps on spilling out thanks to patent... Read more ...

The Giant Beastcast - Episode 144

The Giant Beastcast - Episode 144

Sex is natural, sex is fun, sex is best when it's covered up with seashells? We talk about Assassin's Creed's new Discovery Tour, big TVs, Burnout Paradise, Chess, nightmare... Read more ...

MWC: Google to showcase first Android Go handsets starting at under 40 quid

MWC: Google to showcase first Android Go handsets starting at under 40 quid

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Nokia MWC 2018 press conference: How to watch it live

Nokia MWC 2018 press conference: How to watch it live

HMD Global is running a Mobile World Congress 2018 press conference at which we're expecting the launch of several new Nokia handsets - HMD is the company licensed to produce... Read more ...

Intel did not disclose chip flaw to US government despite risk to national...

Intel did not disclose chip flaw to US government despite risk to national security

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Nintendo Cleans House At 21st Annual D.I.C.E. Awards

Nintendo Cleans House At 21st Annual D.I.C.E. Awards

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild has already had an impressive run of awards, including being named Game Informer's 2017 Game of the Year. Nintendo's latest success... Read more ...