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Robots aren't just taking our jobs, they're creating them - here are 21 weird jobs humans will have in the future

ROBOTS AREN'T JUST TAKING OUR JOBS, THEY'RE CREATING THEM - HERE ARE 21 WEIRD JOBS HUMANS WILL HAVE IN THE FUTURE

Getty Images Robots are coming for our jobs. We've heard it before, and to a varying degree, it's true. Business consultant group Cognizant...

Stanford Algorithm Can Diagnose Pneumonia Better Than Radiologists

STANFORD ALGORITHM CAN DIAGNOSE PNEUMONIA BETTER THAN RADIOLOGISTS

It took Stanford AI researchers just a month to beat radiologists at the pneumonia game

 
 
 
Google Assistant can help troubleshoot your Pixel 2 phone

GOOGLE ASSISTANT CAN HELP TROUBLESHOOT YOUR PIXEL 2 PHONE

Plenty of companies offer chat support to troubleshoot problems with your phone. But do you really want to talk to another human for...

Why Voice Control Is the Next Big Thing With Consumer Payments

WHY VOICE CONTROL IS THE NEXT BIG THING WITH CONSUMER PAYMENTS

Voice control is the “it” thing in tech right now, with Amazon, Google, Apple, and other giants rolling out AI-infused gear that functions...

 
 
 
Apple delays HomePod until 2018, surrendering the smart speaker holiday market to Amazon and Google

APPLE DELAYS HOMEPOD UNTIL 2018, SURRENDERING THE SMART SPEAKER HOLIDAY MARKET TO AMAZON AND GOOGLE

Apple today announced that the HomePod smart speaker will no longer be made available this year, but rather in early 2018. Missing...

Danger Girl Movie in Development from Resident Evil Producers

DANGER GIRL MOVIE IN DEVELOPMENT FROM RESIDENT EVIL PRODUCERS

Danger Girl movie in development from Resident Evil producers The Hollywood Reporter brings word that the '90s comic series Danger...

 
 
 
SoftBank and Honda team up to research 5G in connected cars

SOFTBANK AND HONDA TEAM UP TO RESEARCH 5G IN CONNECTED CARS

Japanese telecommunications and automotive giants SoftBank and Honda are teaming up for a joint research program that will look at...

Algorithmia launches tool for running machine learning in production

ALGORITHMIA LAUNCHES TOOL FOR RUNNING MACHINE LEARNING IN PRODUCTION

Algorithmia announced the commercial availability of a new tool today that's designed to help companies take their machine learning...

 
 
 
Google gives developers more tools to make better voice apps

GOOGLE GIVES DEVELOPERS MORE TOOLS TO MAKE BETTER VOICE APPS

Google Assistant received some major upgrades in recent days, and today Google Assistant product manager Brad Abrams announced a series...

Microsoft's Visual Studio gets new tools to help developers embrace AI

MICROSOFT'S VISUAL STUDIO GETS NEW TOOLS TO HELP DEVELOPERS EMBRACE AI

Microsoft announced today that its Visual Studio integrated development environment is getting a new set of tools aimed at easing the...

 
 
 
Google shares developer preview of TensorFlow Lite

GOOGLE SHARES DEVELOPER PREVIEW OF TENSORFLOW LITE

Developers were pretty psyched by the announcement at Google I/O back in May that a new version of TensorFlow was being built from...

Sam Smith Hits No. 1 on Billboard Artist 100, Thanks to 'The Thrill of It All' Debut

SAM SMITH HITS NO. 1 ON BILLBOARD ARTIST 100, THANKS TO 'THE THRILL OF IT ALL' DEBUT

Sam Smith leaps from No. 10 to No. 1 on the Billboard Artist 100 chart to become the top musical act in the U.S. for the first...

 
 
 
For the next six hours you can guide a robot through a web of miniature Reddit-themed escape rooms

FOR THE NEXT SIX HOURS YOU CAN GUIDE A ROBOT THROUGH A WEB OF MINIATURE REDDIT-THEMED ESCAPE ROOMS

Something weird is about to happen on Reddit. Starting at 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday, an AI-powered robot the size of a computer mouse will...

Abandoning subtlety to create immersive AI encounters

ABANDONING SUBTLETY TO CREATE IMMERSIVE AI ENCOUNTERS

What's the secret to creating immersive AI in video games? While there's likely no universal answer, there are some tips and tricks...

 
 
 
Graphcore raises $50M amid a flurry of AI chip activity

GRAPHCORE RAISES $50M AMID A FLURRY OF AI CHIP ACTIVITY

While some of the largest chip manufacturers are looking to shift their focus onto the GPU for their biggest machine learnings, there's...

AI-Powered Microscope Counts Malaria Parasites in Blood Samples

AI-POWERED MICROSCOPE COUNTS MALARIA PARASITES IN BLOOD SAMPLES

Silicon Valley teams up with a Chinese microscope manufacturer to deploy deep learning to diagnose malaria

 
 
 
UK chip startup Graphcore raised $50 million from Sequoia to help it build AI processors

UK CHIP STARTUP GRAPHCORE RAISED $50 MILLION FROM SEQUOIA TO HELP IT BUILD AI PROCESSORS

Sequioa has made just a handful of investments in UK companies. Graphcore said it plans to use the money to scale up production of...

Google Pixel Buds review: Google Assistant makes a home in your ears

GOOGLE PIXEL BUDS REVIEW: GOOGLE ASSISTANT MAKES A HOME IN YOUR EARS

Google's very first pair of headphones go on sale November 17 for $159, and we got a pair to test out their ability to translate 40...

 
 
 
IBM's processor pushes quantum computing closer to 'supremacy'

IBM'S PROCESSOR PUSHES QUANTUM COMPUTING CLOSER TO 'SUPREMACY'

IBM Q research has built and tested an operational 50 qubit prototype processor, a huge leap up from its previous record of 17 qubits....

This brilliant new AI will fight email scammers by wasting their time

THIS BRILLIANT NEW AI WILL FIGHT EMAIL SCAMMERS BY WASTING THEIR TIME

Netsafe, a New Zealand-based non-profit online safety group, introduced an AI email bot this week that will fight back against phishing...