Are robots people? Europe isn’t sure…

European lawmakers are currently trying to decide if robots are people. The issue is with a report from the European Commission, released in early 2017, that suggests creating a “legal status for robots in the long run” so they could be “responsible for making good any damage they may cause”.  It’s one single line in a lengthy report, but it’s been deemed important enough for 156 artificial intelligence experts to write an open letter denouncing the suggestion. According to the letter, there’s a number of reasons why assigning (what the report calls) “electronic personality”…

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Artificial Intelligence will be “billions of times” smarter than humans

CNBC reports the following interesting facts about artificial intelligence (AI): Artificial intelligence could be “billions of times smarter” than humans and people may need to merge with computers to survive, a futurist told CNBC on Tuesday. Speaking on a panel hosted by CNBC at the World Government Summit in Dubai, Futurizon’s Ian Pearson’s comments mirrored ideas put forward by Tesla CEO Elon Musk. “The fact is that AI can go further than humans, it could be billions of times smarter than humans at this point,” Pearson said. “So we really…

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Robot Workers Spell Doom — Robots Replacing Human Workers May Leave Millions Out of Jobs!

Robots have been used successfully to perform repetitive blue collar jobs in factories in the past few decades, in some cases replacing all human workers in an assembly line. The International Federation of Robotics claims that there are about 1,630,000 robots in use worldwide. So far in the USA, each robot introduced in a manufacturing concern displaces 5.6 workers. Now robots are taking over white collar jobs. Facebook Fan Page: http://bit.ly/2jqNM7q Teespring robot worker t-shirt: http://bit.ly/2kcHo03

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27% of Millennials Say They Would Consider Dating A Robot

Robots here… Robots there…. Robots, robots everywhere! Even in your love life, according to a viral news story this week: As robots become an ever increasing part of our daily lives, humans could soon find love with the machines, according to a new report. The report suggests that over a quarter of 18-34 year-olds will feel it’s normal to form friendships and even romantic relationships with robots in the future instead of humans. And it seems that men are more likely to embrace the bots, with the report indicating that…

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Robots Taking People’s Jobs at an Alarming Rate!

Research shows the dramatic degree to which robots are replacing people in the workforce and driving down wages.  Learn more about the robot labor force by reading this article in the International Business Times – UK edition. Also, if you need a holiday present for the robot fans in your life, please check out these fun gift ideas: tshirts, hoodies, posters, etc.   https://videopal.me/js/vp_player.min.js?v=1.1.22 var vpPlayer = new VpPlayer({ embedId: “2aZ5WJYzk4Gz” });

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Robots – your future job colleagues?

Are robots taking over more jobs by the day? Blue collar and white collar professionals are being increasingly replaced by robots.  Learn more about the robot labor force by reading this article in the International Business Times – UK edition. Also, if you need a holiday present for the robot fans in your life, please check out these fun gift ideas: tshirts, hoodies, posters, etc.   https://videopal.me/js/vp_player.min.js?v=1.1.22 var vpPlayer = new VpPlayer({ embedId: “jV7qKv75dZq3” });

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