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The hardest thing about robots? Teaching them to cope with us

Humans are spectacularly weird and unpredictable. Computer scientist Anca Dragan is working on helpful robots that understand how we get things wrong...

The hardest thing about robots? Teaching them to cope with us

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Google open-sources robots.txt parser in push to make Robots Exclusion Protocol an official standard Google wants to turn the Robots Exclusion Protocol (REP) into an official internet standard -- and it's making its own parser open source to help.Rea...
21:28, 07/01/2019

Tiny 'walking' motor could help robots build other robots How do you get better at making more robots? By rethinking how you build the manufacturing robots, apparently. MIT researchers have developed a min...
04:56, 07/03/2019

The Biggest Thing Holding Back Women's Soccer Is The Same Old Thing PORTLAND, Ore. — The crowd decked out in red and black sways between elation and disappointment as the seconds tick away. Voices rise when the hometo...
03:14, 07/19/2019

| Dan du Preez: SA's hardest S15 grafter? Whether tackling, carrying, offloading or even dotting frequent tries, Dan du Preez has been a pleasing workaholic for the Sharks this year, writes R...
18:42, 05/07/2019

Counties hit hardest by the opioid crisis 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the average number of drug-related deaths per 100,000 residents in all U.S. counties.        ...
23:56, 08/02/2019

'You win or you die!' The hardest Game of Thrones quiz ever Know your Drogon from your Hodor? Ahead of the GoT finale, put your knowledge to the ultimate testWhat is the Iron Bank’s representative, played by M...
12:42, 05/17/2019

How to cope with devastating defeat Charlie Edwards, Amir Khan and Rocky Fielding have all been the victims of a crushing defeat. John Dennen hears how they dealt with it The post How t...
17:56, 07/17/2019

How to Cope With a Declining Career Your career is probably going to peak 10-20 years before you retire. After that, you’re likely to reach the unhappiest point in your adult life. If y...
21:14, 07/05/2019

How to Cope With Work Stress Unless your job involves playing with puppies and eating ice cream all day while being massaged and told how great you are, you’ve probably experienc...
22:42, 07/09/2019

GM would be hit hardest if Trump imposes tariffs on Mexico General Motors stands to lose the more than Ford Motor Co. or Fiat Chrysler Automobiles if President Trump's tweets on tariffs and trade take fo...
21:00, 05/31/2019

Here are the states where Trump’s Mexico tariffs would hit hardest A handful of U.S. states — including some that will play big roles in the 2020 election — will feel the brunt of the pain from President Donald Trump...
01:14, 06/01/2019

Panel: Who is boxing’s all-time hardest puncher? This week's panel name debate the sport's biggest hitters and question whether Anthony Joshua should have an immediate rematch against Andy Ruiz Jnr ...
19:28, 08/06/2019

At Facebook, Second-Class Workers Who Do The Hardest Job Are Paid Less The thousands of people who do the bulk of Facebook's work keeping the site free of suicides, massacres, and other graphic posts are not Facebook emp...
04:56, 05/09/2019

Which States Will Be Hit Hardest by Trump’s Tariffs on Mexico Tariffs on Mexican imports will ripple across the United States and could cause significant pain for consumers and businesses, even those far from th...
00:42, 06/06/2019

Senegal can cope without Mane, says coach "Senegal coach Aliou Cisse is not concerned about the absence of talisman Sadio Mane when his team kick off their Africa Cup of Nations campaign agai...
15:28, 06/22/2019

5 Ways to Cope With Migraines at Work Work can be a drag sometimes no matter how much you love your job. But for those who experience migraines, trying to make it through a workday in the...
23:42, 06/27/2019

Cannondale Topstone preview: 'It'll cope with anything' One of the new ’gravel’ bikes from the States, it’s a fast low-profile road bike, but rugged enough to take off-road, tooCannondale TopstonePrice £2,...
08:28, 07/14/2019

Five ways to cope with menstrual cramps From ginger to gentle exercise or over-the-counter painkillers, gynaecology experts advise on how to alleviate painMenstrual cramps happen when the w...
18:28, 06/16/2019

Germany's conservatives divided on how to cope with far-right AfD Two politicians in Angela Merkel's CDU have drawn their bosses' anger for suggesting their voters share goals with the AfD. The conservative party re...
20:56, 06/21/2019

These Foods Will Help You Avoid And Cope Up With Hangover Some studies suggest that drinking alcohol leads to lowering of levels of important vitamins and minerals. Consuming these food can fill up for the l...
11:00, 05/27/2019

Hardest states to find full-time work 24/7 Wall St. reviewed data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics to determine the states with the highest underemployment rate.    ...
18:42, 07/31/2019

New car sales fall in April, plug-in hybrids hardest hit The Outlander PHEV is a popular plug-in hybrid in the UK April figures reflect government's decision to axe incentives for plug-in hybrids. Overall...
16:28, 05/07/2019

For the Tweens In These Graphic Novels, Friendship Is The Hardest Test Of All The characters in Ryan Andrews’s “This Was Our Pact” and Kayla Miller’s “Camp” learn to master the mysterious codes of conduct and ever-changing loya...
13:28, 06/07/2019

| Barty admits turning down Murray 'hardest decision ever' Ashleigh Barty says her decision to rebuff Andy Murray's offer to play mixed doubles at Wimbledon was "the hardest decision" she has ever had to make...
11:56, 06/22/2019

These 9 cities will be hit hardest by Trump’s new immigration policy The Trump administration issued a new rule that allows the U.S. to reject visa and green-card applications on the basis of the applicant’s inco...
05:28, 08/15/2019

Poor Americans likely to be hit hardest by Trump's new tariffs Low-income Americans are more likely to spend on imported items that could soon be taxed more by tariffs.        ...
04:42, 06/05/2019

For the unsinkable Serena Williams, the last step is proving the hardest Coming back from childbirth was always going to be her biggest challenge, but the baggage of trying to become the all-time great is proving a formida...
11:28, 05/25/2019

Jets’ Sam Darnold already teaching the next generation The players sharing the field with Sam Darnold on Saturday morning were closer to his age than Tom Brady’s. It wasn’t all that long ago Darnold was i...
08:42, 06/09/2019

Even Harvard Is Now Teaching Personal Finance Ivy League universities haven’t typically focused on basic financial life skills. That is starting to change, thanks in part to rising debt levels fo...
12:14, 05/18/2019

Start Teaching Your Kids to Swim at Age 1, According to the AAP The American Academy of Pediatrics wants parents of kids of all ages to be vigilant about water safety, particularly toddlers and teenagers, who are ...
18:28, 05/30/2019

Why Facebook is teaching a bug-like robot to walk In a rooftop garden at Facebook's Menlo Park headquarters, a six-legged robot named Daisy is making chittering noises as it staggers on the sandy gro...
16:42, 05/20/2019

How parents should help their kids cope with college depression There is a mental-health crisis on America’s college campuses: One in six students was either diagnosed or treated for anxiety in the prior year, acc...
04:56, 05/26/2019

Wi-Fi 6 guidelines aim to help operators cope with mobile traffic The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has published deployment guidelines for mobile operators, as well as enterprises and vendors, ahead of the laun...
02:14, 07/11/2019

Mumbai struggles to cope with crumbling infrastructure Recent building collapses are a sign of how worn out and vulnerable the physical infrastructure in India's financial capital has become. Poor safety ...
17:56, 07/25/2019

Invasion of the electric scooter: can our cities cope? They’re cheaper than cabs, less effort than a bike and more convenient than buses. But as the number of e-scooter accidents rises, a backlash is grow...
07:56, 07/15/2019

PSG would cope without Neymar but would French football suffer? Neymar’s popularity in Paris has plummeted but his presence still attracts attention, TV viewers and money for Ligue 1 clubsBy Adam White and Eric De...
00:00, 08/13/2019

UK less able to cope with hard Brexit than it was in spring, say officials Exclusive: Analysis includes stark assessments of potential problems including panic-buying and civil disorderThe UK is currently less able to cope w...
21:56, 08/01/2019

Giants rookie is trying to cope with best friend’s murder There is never a day and probably never an hour that Giants rookie defensive back Corey Ballentine doesn’t think about his best friend, Dwane Simmons...
13:00, 07/29/2019

Here's how to cope with a work commute you hate The average commuter wastes 42 hours a year in traffic, which costs $1,400 in gas. There are physical and mental health costs as well.   &...
16:14, 05/22/2019

How does Deontay Wilder compare with the hardest hitting heavyweights in history? We examine some of the fiercest punchers in heavyweight history and wonder if Deontay Wilder is the biggest of the lot The post How does Deontay Wild...
16:28, 05/19/2019

Fan tries his hardest to snag foul ball during Oakland Athletics game Catching a foul ball is one simple pleasure a fan can have at a baseball game and one man tried his hardest to grab a ball that was hit toward him at...
23:56, 05/30/2019

Anthony Volpe chooses Yankees in ‘hardest decision of my life’ It all still seemed like a dream for Anthony Volpe: Finally deciding to go pro after a few sleepless nights, hearing his name called in the MLB draft...
10:56, 06/11/2019

Andre Iguodala’s truth tour taking down Warriors hardest It started out with a lighthearted shot at the Knicks. Now Andre Iguodala is going after his own team. As he continues a media blitz to promote his n...
20:42, 06/26/2019

Japan Is Among the Hardest Countries for Working Mothers. These Families Want to Change That. Men in Japan do fewer hours of domestic work than in any other wealthy nation. Mothers and fathers there told us how they’ve managed to buck the norm...
18:28, 04/28/2019

The charity keeping children off the streets by teaching them to ski A charity which teaches inner city youngsters from deprived communities how to ski is aiming to recruit a record number of teenagers onto this year's...
14:56, 06/15/2019

Dodgeball is not oppressing our children, it is teaching them life Dodgeball is about becoming an adult, it's good exercise, and it teaches our kids how to be tough. Calling it oppression reflects America's...
18:00, 06/10/2019

3 Sisters retire with combined 117 Years of teaching (WCSH) Three sisters, who all work as teachers in the state of Maine, have decided to retire at the same time. Cecile LaPlante, Theresa LaPlante and ...
06:56, 06/22/2019

Teachers grapple with teaching climate change Teachers across the country describe struggles finding trustworthy materials to help them teach climate change. (May 15)     ...
16:28, 05/15/2019

Gillette ad shows man teaching transgender son how to shave A new Gillette ad released last week Thursday features a transgender man shaving for the first time. Samson Bonkeabantu Brown, a Toronto-based artist...
20:00, 05/27/2019

How Alzheimer’s patients cope with emotional turmoil after diagnosis In 2013, “Deadwood” showrunner David Milch was in New York City, toiling on a TV pilot, when he suddenly couldn’t remember where he parked his car. I...
01:00, 05/30/2019

Chinese police to help Serbia cope with its workers, tourists Serbia's police will get reinforcements from China to cope with a growing number of Chinese tourists and workers, the Serbian interior minister said...
17:28, 08/02/2019

$4.6 Billion in Aid Advances to Help Cope With Migrant Surge at Border The Senate measure cleared a committee with bipartisan support and will be voted on by the full chamber next week, but it is unclear how well it matc...
23:42, 06/19/2019

How rediscovering my faith is helping me cope with a chaotic world The Catholicism of my childhood was overshadowed by books and politics in my 20s. But speaking to survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire encouraged me ...
16:00, 05/05/2019

Shorts in Alaska? Residents, tourists cope in heat You wouldn't normally associate Anchorage, Alaska with record heat, but that's been the case for the last 11 days, The National Weather Ser...
13:42, 07/10/2019

Trade negotiators cope with Trump’s surprise comments President Trump’s surprise threat to impose new tariffs on Mexico over immigration underscored that he has been a disruptive force not just to U.S. t...
07:00, 06/07/2019

Inside Facebook, the second-class workers who do the hardest job are waging a quiet battle Roughly a dozen contractors in Austin, who have not previously spoken publicly about their efforts, are behind a campaign to air grievances about uns...
01:14, 05/09/2019

U.S. coach Ellis hails mental strength in 'hardest route to final' The United States have had to endure the hardest route to a women's World Cup final ever, coach Jill Ellis said on Tuesday, but added that her player...
02:00, 07/03/2019

Inside Facebook, the second-class workers who do hardest job are waging a quiet battle About a dozen contractors in Austin, who have not previously spoken publicly about their efforts, are behind a campaign to air grievances about unsat...
10:56, 05/09/2019

Mapping of Canadian coasts showing where climate change to hit hardest this century A geoscientist has developed fresh maps of coastlines showing where flooding and erosion caused by climate change are likely to inflict maximum damag...
02:28, 07/26/2019

Governor estimates California quake toll at $100 million, says poor have been hit hardest Although Californians are on the path to recovery, deeper devastation - in economic recovery - has already taken root.      ...
19:14, 07/07/2019

An Underrated Mother’s Day Gift: Teaching Your Mom or Grandma to Text I know well that the top requirement for being a good grandson, as any good Jewish boy will tell you, is to call early and often. And yet I screw up....
13:00, 05/12/2019

For Catherine Drennan, teaching and research are complementary passions Catherine Drennan says nothing in her job thrills her more than the process of discovery. But Drennan, a professor of biology and chemistry, is not r...
12:00, 06/26/2019

A parent's guide to teaching internet common sense Being a good digital citizen means being a responsible one: educating yourself and your kids about the digital world, participating in it in positive...
19:42, 05/26/2019

I never want my 4-year-old son to go into debt like I did, so I'm teaching him 3 money-management lessons Hero Images/Getty Images My parents did the best they could to teach me about money, but I still ended up with some debt. I have a 4-year-old son no...
05:01, 08/15/2019

Undying is a haunting game about a mother teaching her son to survive Developer Vanimals is one of the developers that made up the onslaught of indies in the Kinda Funny Games Showcase leading into E3. The company revea...
04:42, 06/11/2019

In #MeToo era, states debate teaching consent in schools Inside a Catholic school in Portland, Oregon, high school sophomores break into groups to discuss some once-taboo topics: abusive relationships and c...
20:14, 05/20/2019

Pregnant mom saves drowning boy while teaching toddler to float Stephanie Swedberg, who is 33-weeks pregnant, said she was in the water at Crystal Beach Park with one of her boys when she saw a fully dressed mothe...
21:28, 07/23/2019

Even animals that thrive in wildfires can’t cope with California’s mega-fires Northern California's raging wildfires have become "too extreme" even for certain types of birds that typically thrive in burned out forests, scienti...
22:42, 08/07/2019

Hardware Startups Struggle to Cope With Tariffs on Chinese Goods Venture-backed companies, including makers of educational robots, at-home health devices and electronic scooters, have seen significant cost increase...
09:56, 06/23/2019

Veteran killed on Appalachian Trail used hikes to cope with PTSD The man killed in a machete attack on the Appalachian Trail has been identified as a 43-year-old Army vet from Oklahoma who hiked the popular route t...
23:14, 05/15/2019

Veteran killed on Appalachian Trail used outdoors to cope with PTSD Ronald Sanchez's hike along the Appalachian Trail was among the outdoor activities that helped lift him from the "darkness" of depression and post-tr...
00:14, 05/16/2019

Trent Boult Reveals Plans To Cope Up With World Cup Heartbreak Trent Boult said he has been struggling to forget the 49th over in which he took a catch of Ben Stokes off Jimmy Neesham but ended up stepping on the...
15:56, 07/18/2019

Taron Egerton Shares the Hardest Part About Transforming Into Elton John in Rocketman Taron Egerton explains he made a huge, erm, "sacrifice" when he transformed into Elton John. Starring in Rocketman, a musical rendition about the le...
03:28, 05/30/2019

World Bank downgrades global growth forecasts, poorest countries hardest hit The World Bank has lowered its expectations of global economic growth for this year in a new report. It says that, although the picture for poorer co...
00:00, 06/06/2019

Insuling costs are rising – and diabetic Americans of color are hit hardest | Mona Chalabi Black, Hispanic and Asian adults are much more likely to have diabetes than white adults – and they’re less likely to be insuredThe pharmaceutical in...
08:00, 07/14/2019

While teaching, Warren worked on about 60 legal matters, far more than she’d previously disclosed The senator’s legal consulting work has received little scrutiny over the course of her political career. Her presidential campaign Wednesday night r...
12:14, 05/24/2019

Trump supporter fired from teaching job over racy photoshoot with guns A Trump supporter who posed semi-nude with American flags and guns claims she was fired from her job as a private school teacher over her political b...
15:42, 06/20/2019

MIT Is Teaching the Machines How to Make Pizza Based On a Single Photo Generative adversarial networks (GAN) can do a lot of things—it’s basically the type of machine learning used to generate realistic AI faces and deep...
19:00, 06/19/2019

Teaching artificial intelligence to connect senses like vision and touch In Canadian author Margaret Atwood’s book "Blind Assassins," she says that “touch comes before sight, before speech. It’s the first language and the ...
10:42, 06/17/2019

Teen Vogue slammed for column teaching minors how to get abortions Parents are blasting Teen Vogue for a recent “sexual health and identity” column that instructs a pregnant minor on how to end a pregnanc...
01:56, 06/15/2019

Ex-president Carter resumes teaching Sunday School after hip injury Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter resumed teaching Sunday school at Maranatha Baptist Church in his hometown of Plains, Georgia, on Sunday after rec...
01:42, 06/10/2019

Meet the YouTube Mortician teaching people not to fear death Growing up, I watched Disney movies on repeat where a mermaid gave up her voice for a man and was taught I should be a damsel in distress until my Pr...
19:00, 08/06/2019

The Apple Card Rollout Has Begun—With a Whopping 10 Videos Teaching You How to Use It The Apple Card is finally here—for some of us. Today, people who were accepted into the early preview program got an invite and 10 videos detailing h...
19:00, 08/06/2019

England region plans world-first for climate change teaching North of Tyne aims to have UN-accredited climate change teacher in every state schoolA region of northern England plans to become the first place in ...
23:00, 07/30/2019

President Trump Signs Aid Package to Help Government Cope With Migrant Surge WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed a $4.6 billion aid package on Monday to help the federal government cope with the surge of Central A...
02:42, 07/02/2019

Arizona tent facility eyed to cope with U.S.-Mexico border surge U.S. Border Patrol is considering another tent facility in Yuma, Arizona, after installing two in Texas, to cope with a surge in Central American mig...
08:56, 05/25/2019

These dogs helped Parkland students cope with tragedy. They got their own yearbook page The 2019 yearbook of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, includes the photos of more than a dozen therapy and service dogs. &...
20:42, 05/18/2019

Letterbox campaign helps Afghans cope with silent war of mental health Hundreds of Afghans, weary of war and unsure of the future, have joined a letter-writing campaign to share their feelings with the powerful few who w...
06:28, 07/24/2019

I Finally Understand The Appeal Of Escaping Into A Video Game To Cope With Stress For most of my life, I never quite understood escapism. I knew how powerful video games could be, how seductive and wonderful their worlds were, but ...
18:28, 07/26/2019

This teacher earns six figures teaching Dungeons & Dragons classes online Most people play games like Dungeons & Dragons to get away from their problems. But Megan Hardy isn’t most people. She used it to solve hers. When he...
04:00, 05/22/2019

Karen Pence said her daughter-in-law is teaching her how to divvy up housework with the vice president AP Photo/Alex Brandon Second Lady Karen Pence opened up about her marriage, as well as her son's, while speaking about being an advocate for militar...
23:00, 05/13/2019

Cressida Cowell: ‘Books are better than films at teaching children creativity and intelligence' The new children’s laureate and How to Train Your Dragon author talks about how to get kids reading and why we need the space to make mistakesThere i...
19:00, 07/12/2019

'If I can hear you, I can find you': the woman teaching kids to dodge bullets in their neighborhood Elana Bolds has held ‘active shooter’ drills for decades in her northern California community, where exposure to gun violence is almost inevitable“Bo...
15:14, 06/26/2019

Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling Are Running Into Trouble Teaching Their Daughters Spanish Kids say the darndest things, don't they?! While on The Talk on Monday morning, the extremely private Eva Mendes opened up about her long-time love ...
22:56, 05/20/2019

Warren Buffett says to avoid making this mistake when teaching your kids about money If there’s someone you would want money advice from, it’s probably Warren Buffett. And he has revealed the #1 mistake parents make when t...
21:56, 08/02/2019

Arizona man arrested in accidental shooting of daughter, 6, as he 'was teaching her gun safety': cops An Arizona man has been arrested in the accidental shooting of his 6-year-old daughter, who cops say was critically injured as he was teaching her gu...
20:28, 04/28/2019

"Shehzadi Teaching Abuses": Yogi Adityanath Jabs Priyanka Gandhi Yogi Adityanath, the BJP stalwart, slammed Congress's newly minted general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra over a widely circulated video in which ch...
22:00, 05/03/2019

Assam Teacher Accused Of Teaching Namaz, School Claims "Misunderstanding" A video of a teacher allegedly showing students how to offer namaz at a school in Assam's Charaideo district has cropped up on social media, spurring...
22:56, 07/02/2019

Jimmy Carter granted tenure at Emory University after 37 years of teaching Former President Jimmy Carter has become a tenured faculty member of Emory University after teaching at the Atlanta-based private university for more...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Shadow’s Edge adventure game helps kids cope with chronic disease EXCLUSIVE: Shadow’s Edge isn’t meant to be a blockbuster game, but it may be much more meaningful to the people that it reaches. It is a ...
18:56, 07/17/2019

Europe's heat wave shatters temperature records and cities are struggling to cope Europe is sweltering in intense heat, suffering through the latest heatwave in a summer that has seen at least 12 countries experience record-breakin...
17:14, 07/25/2019

Help African farmers cope with climate change threats, UN food agency urges African farmers need help to cope with the threats of climate change, with national policies that protect them and make them resilient, the UN Food a...
17:28, 08/06/2019

ABC News’ Jennifer Ashton on learning to cope, grow after ex-husband's shocking suicide Dr. Jennifer Ashton, ABC’ News’ chief medical correspondent, personally knows the harrowing toll that suicide takes on loved ones and survivors left ...
16:56, 05/15/2019

Michael Gandolfini Reveals the ''Hardest Part'' of Taking On Late Father's Iconic Sopranos Role Michael Gandolfini is revealing how stepping into his father's shoes helped him to get through the tough "grieving process." When his father, James...
01:28, 08/14/2019

Amazon's Ring Is Teaching Cops How to Persuade Customers to Hand Over Surveillance Footage Amazon’s home security subsidiary Ring wields tremendous power over the messaging used by its law enforcement partners about its products, including ...
19:00, 08/06/2019

Teaching parents how social media plays a role in their children’s mental health TUCSON – A behavioral health activist is encouraging kids to get off their phones in order to help their brains. Watch below to hear more about...
11:42, 08/13/2019

Meet the DJI RoboMaster S1, a mini tank drone and Trojan horse for teaching code The DJI RoboMaster S1 rover looks like a miniature tank, but acts like a clever Trojan horse for kids – it's a way to make education a li...
10:56, 06/12/2019

Boston chain Papa Gino’s helping Bruins fans cope with free pizza One Boston-area chain is stepping up to help the city remember how to get over that losing feeling. A day after the Bruins fell to the St. Louis Blue...
03:14, 06/14/2019

John F. Kennedy Jr.’s wife Carolyn Bessette ‘felt trapped’ trying to cope with media scrutiny, says pal John F. Kennedy Jr. reportedly had a hard time understanding why his wife, Carolyn Bessette Kennedy, was struggling with the intense media scrutiny t...
14:14, 07/05/2019

In a world moving at breakneck speed, growing indoor plants is teaching me patience | Mel Campbell Everything I’ve read suggests apple tree cuttings don’t take well. But neither does the insecurity of inner-city rentingTwo Shepard avocado seeds bal...
04:28, 06/19/2019

US Open winner Gary Woodland testament to teaching of Pete Cowen | Ewan Murray Yorkshireman has coached most of the world’s top golfers at one time but maintains ‘it’s about the players’Sitting in a quiet corner of an airport lo...
03:42, 06/18/2019

Parents aren't teaching their kids an important life lesson: The danger of debt Controlling debt and other healthy financial habits tend to start early in life, so parents should "have the talk" with their children.   ...
00:14, 05/02/2019

Austria's Sebastian Kurz: Time to replace EU's Lisbon Treaty to cope with migration, Brexit, debt The chancellor of Austria has said the 2007 Lisbon Treaty is no longer fit for its purpose and needs some rejigging. One of his demands will not go d...
22:00, 05/03/2019

How football helped Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford cope with wife's health scare Having to learn a new offense has helped take Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford's mind off his wife Kelly's recovery from brain surgery. &...
00:14, 05/22/2019

Tech's 5 FAANG stocks just saw $150 billion of their market value vaporized, and Apple is reeling the hardest (FB, AAPL, AMZN, NFLX, GOOG) Shares of Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google — known as the FAANG stocks— tumbled as China hit back at the US after the Trump Ad...
06:14, 08/06/2019

Teaching the Bible in Public Schools Is On the Rise Across the Nation, Raising Alarm About Preserving the Separation of Church and State An increasing number of states across the U.S., buoyed by a January post by tweeter in chief Donald Trump, are adding Bible study to public school cu...
06:56, 05/15/2019

Legendary Mario Player Is Building Some Of The Hardest Mario Maker 2 Levels You'll Ever See It’s a good thing you have to beat a level before uploading it in Super Mario Maker 2, or else who knows what kind of twisted horrors longtime player...
08:42, 07/11/2019

The Jobs That Robots Will Never Be Able To Do The advancement of technology means elimination of human error and an increase in efficiency - so what is stopping us from automating the world aroun...
11:28, 05/06/2019

'Deaths of despair' from drugs, alcohol and suicide hit young adults hardest When Brittany Rose Hallett drank herself to death at 26, her $50,000 student loan debt was "weighing heavy on her mind," says her mother.  ...
14:56, 06/13/2019

MIT’s new AI for robots can ‘feel’ an object just by seeing it Researchers from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) have developed a brand new AI that can feel objects just by se...
08:42, 06/17/2019

The rise of robots-as-a-service Just as cable companies include set-top box costs in their monthly bill, robot makers will sell subscriptionss of hardware/software bundles.Read More...
02:00, 07/01/2019

iRobot 2.0: How the company set itself up for its next-gen robots iRobot launched the Roomba S9 and Braava Jet M6 with plans for a lawn mower on deck. It took a lot of IoT, data science, product design, and cloud to...
07:00, 05/29/2019

I Love The Little Robots In Doom 3 I’m walking down a dark, damp and scary hallway. I can hear strange noises all around me. My shotgun is darting about the hallway and connecting room...
02:56, 08/11/2019

NASA is testing ‘bee’ robots on the ISS NASA is betting big on the future of space robots. As automated gadgets become more and more advanced, scientists are starting to imagine how robots ...
20:28, 05/21/2019

Here's how you can profit from the rise of the robots ROBO Global, the company behind one of the stock market's top robotics-focused exchange-traded funds, just launched a health-care fund to capita...
04:00, 07/15/2019

Why won't we let robots into our homes – and our hearts? Last week, Anki, creator of adorable robots that are part toy, part virtual assistant and part pet, went out of business. “It is with a heavy ...
18:56, 05/11/2019

‘Robots’ Are Not 'Coming for Your Job'—Management Is Listen: ‘Robots’ are not coming for your jobs. I hope we can be very clear here—at this particular point in time, ‘robots’ are not sentient agents ca...
19:28, 05/31/2019

A Mario Master Coached Me On The Hardest Mario Technique I’ve been playing Super Mario games since the first Super Mario Bros. came out on the NES. I think I’m pretty good at them. However, whenever I see m...
00:56, 07/27/2019

These 'cathartic' stress robots can take a beating Whether it's a meditation app or looking at puppy videos, much of today's technology focuses on replacing your negative feelings with posit...
07:28, 05/07/2019

How bacteria could improve soft robots E. coli is bad when it contaminates your food, but it can actually be good for robots. Scientists say synthetic bacteria could eventually repair a ro...
23:56, 06/27/2019

Will robots take my job? No, but they will break it into tiny bits Robots will take our jobs in name only. They are actually fragmenting them in a way that undermines our ability to find full-time work, warns Annalee...
14:42, 06/26/2019

How to outfox the robots reading your resume There are more resumes to compete against. Here's how to tailor your resume to take advantage of the algorithms that reject and choose candidate...
22:14, 06/18/2019

Walmart's Robots Don't Appear to Be Going Over So Great With All of Its Workers Retail giants are increasingly turning over jobs and tasks performed in the past by human workers to a growing workforce of robots. A new report on t...
07:42, 06/07/2019

Amazon might start using robots to box your orders A few weeks ago, Amazon said it will be at least 10 years before the company is running fully-automated warehouses. But partial automation is already...
16:28, 05/13/2019

This designer wants to make robots less scary Humans have a weird relationship with robots, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. We’re simultaneously delighted and appalled by their cap...
12:42, 05/03/2019

The Robots Want to Steal (the Boring Parts of) Your Job MIT's Erik Brynjolfsson on why the Westworld dystopia is (hopefully) far off and why you should never use a telepresence robot to tell someone they’r...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Personal robots won’t catch on until they become more than a novelty Last month, another well-funded social robot startup, Anki, closed its doors for good. And it wasn’t the first. In March, Jibo, which had received $7...
17:14, 06/15/2019

Dealership Employee Caught on Dashcam Teaching Other Employee How to Drive Stick on Customer Car Karol Zwolinski wasn’t thrilled when he got the recall notice that his Ford Focus RS needed to have its head gasket replaced, but at least Ford was ...
03:00, 05/07/2019

Delivery robots will soon be allowed on Washington sidewalks Washington has become the eighth state to greenlight the use of delivery robots on sidewalks and crosswalks. Governor Jay Inslee signed the bill yest...
16:42, 05/01/2019

The Roomba i7+ is a step forward for home robots The 2018 release of the Roomba i7+ marked a turning point for iRobot. Finally, the company offered a feature they'd long requested: A vacuum cap...
21:28, 08/03/2019

Electrify America will use robots to charge self-driving EVs As self-driving and electric vehicles advance, one fundamental question remains: How will autonomous EVs connect to charging stations? Volkswagen-bac...
01:56, 08/02/2019

These Lego Star Wars Droids Might Be the Toy Robots Everyone's Been Looking For Consumer-focused robots have been having a bit of a hard time in recent years. Just last week, Anki, maker of the adorable Cozmo and Vector bots, was...
14:00, 05/04/2019

Robots are breaking out of their cages on the factory floor, and here's what they are doing As companies aim to increase production, the demand for large-scale industrial robots is accelerating. Yet their interactivity with co-workers could ...
20:14, 06/10/2019

Robots for the elderly must be designed with care and respect Many countries around the world have ageing populations and a growing prevalence of dementia. Japan, in particular, is a “super-ageing” society, with...
19:14, 07/06/2019

| WATCH: Nasa to send flying robots to ISS Two special robots called 'Astrobees' will be sent to space to help astronauts carry out chores and experiments on board the International Space Stat...
13:28, 05/11/2019

Jumping ant robots use teamwork to overcome obstacles If you've ever marveled at a team of ants working together to carry a huge morsel of food or navigate around objects, you've seen how effec...
13:00, 07/11/2019

Robots may be delivering your Domino's pizza Domino's announced Monday it is teaming with robotics company Nuro for a pilot program in Houston later this year.     ...
17:00, 06/17/2019

The Big Difference Between Westworld's New Robots and Old Ones Isn't Just Skin Deep Westworld isn’t due back until 2020, and we’ll definitely be getting more details Saturday when it takes over Comic Con’s Hall H (of which we’ll be i...
12:28, 07/19/2019

Want to build robots and invent stuff? Here's where to start Ever wanted to design and build machines instead of buying them? Start here, with Hannah Joshua’s 10-part series that aims to give you all the skills...
19:00, 05/06/2019

Nazis, Robots, and Rage: The Westworld III Trailer Is Here It feels like we’ve been waiting forever to see what’s next for Westworld and though a brief, tantalizing tease was given a few months back, there’s ...
02:00, 07/21/2019

Astronauts, not robots, essential to getting answers on the moon The scientific legacy of the Apollo program, including the first manned mission to the moon, is considerable. But there's a lot lunar scientists stil...
09:56, 06/24/2019

NASA is designing flexible robots that could go to Mars Robots and space exploration go hand-in-hand, so it’s no surprise that NASA is on the forefront of experimental new robotics technologies that could ...
05:28, 05/10/2019

Recycling Centers Roll Out AI-Trained Robots Recycling facilities are deploying artificial-intelligence-guided robots, which can sort streams of waste more quickly and accurately than human work...
16:42, 07/05/2019

Fiction: Love, Sex and Robots Collide in a New Ian McEwan Novel “Machines Like Me” asks if synthetic humans could spark enlightenment or ease pain — and whether it’s a good idea to invent stuff that could eat your...
18:56, 05/01/2019

MIT algorithm helps robots guess where humans are going next Automation is increasingly a reality in the workforce, and that means robots working alongside humans. But there's a problem: robots are often l...
06:28, 06/13/2019

Soccer-playing robots take the field in annual competition These soccer stars are very dependable — if not a little robotic — on the field. The 2019 RoboCup, the world’s largest annual robotics competition, k...
01:56, 07/05/2019

Rise of robots could eliminate 20M manufacturing jobs by 2030 The rise of robots, artificial intelligence, energy storage, automation and machine learning could eliminate 20 million manufacturing jobs by 2030, a...
20:56, 06/27/2019

Postmates will test delivery robots on San Francisco sidewalks San Franciscans might soon see Postmates' cute delivery robot rolling down their sidewalks. According to TechCrunch, the food and groceries deli...
17:28, 08/08/2019

Self-repairing robots that sense and fix damage developed by scientists The much heralded robot apocalypse -- which may be many years, or decades, away -- is predicated on the notion that robots will eventually be able to...
05:28, 08/09/2019

Bike and Snake: Meet the robots that will keep Norway's gas flowing A magnetic robot resembling a mini quad bike and a four meter snake-like machine are among the new tools that Norway, Europe's second-largest gas ex...
19:56, 06/25/2019

Study: Social robots can benefit hospitalized children A new study demonstrates, for the first time, that “social robots” used in support sessions held in pediatric units at hospitals can lead to more pos...
12:00, 06/26/2019

Robots To Take Over 20 Million Jobs, Worsening Inequality: Study Robots are expected to take over some 20 million manufacturing jobs worldwide by 2030, extending a trend of worsening social inequality while boostin...
04:14, 06/26/2019

Toyota partners with AI startup to design robots to help at home Toyota Motor Corp. has designs on making robot helpers for your home, and has enlisted a Japanese startup that specializes in artificial intelligence...
23:56, 08/07/2019

'Love, Death and Robots' gets a second season on Netflix with a new director Netflix announced today that its out-there, adult-oriented animated anthology series Love, Death and Robots will be coming back for another season. T...
05:28, 06/11/2019

Algorithm tells robots where nearby humans are headed In 2018, researchers at MIT and the auto manufacturer BMW were testing ways in which humans and robots might work in close proximity to assemble car ...
14:14, 06/11/2019

How Amazon Cloned a Neighborhood to Test Its Delivery Robots Amazon used cameras, lidar, and aerial photography to build a highly detailed digital map of a Seattle suburb, where it is testing Scout, its deliver...
14:28, 06/14/2019

The Robots Are Coming for Our Jobs, Seller of Automation Equipment Says Sometimes the pitch-perfect example that just totally proves your argument falls directly into your lap approximately two days after you need it to.R...
19:56, 06/06/2019

5 of the smartest people in AI teamed up to make awesome robots An all-star team consisting of five of the brightest minds in AI today revealed the launch of Robust.AI, a new startup devoted to revolutionizing the...
04:14, 06/06/2019

Robots to install telescopes to peer into cosmos from the moon As the United States races to put humans back on the moon for the first time in 50 years, a NASA-funded lab in Colorado aims to send robots there to ...
12:28, 07/15/2019

Simpler, air-powered soft robots could help with space exploration Soft robots promise a kinder, gentler approach to automation, but they're frequently hamstrung by complexity, costs and the need for wires. Tha...
12:00, 06/02/2019

These tiny robots tackle tasks in groups, just like insects On its own, a single ant can only accomplish so much, but you toss it into the mix with a couple hundred of its peers and suddenly the capabilities o...
07:14, 07/12/2019

iRobot unveils Roomba s9+ and Braava jet m6 robots that clean together iRobot has launched two new robots, the Roomba s9+ robot vacuum cleaner and the Braava jet m6 robot mop, that can clean sequentially as a team.Read M...
06:28, 05/29/2019

LG's custom chip is made to power AI in appliances and robots For the last few years LG has been pushing integration of AI features in all kinds of products with its ThinQ brand, and now it's designed custo...
08:56, 05/17/2019

Bad news, journalists: Robots are writing really good headlines now Journalism is hard. Hours of research and writing culminate with publishing a piece with little more than blind faith that it’ll be well-received. Mo...
02:56, 05/17/2019

Amazon's warehouse robots won't replace humans for at least a decade Are you worried your job is going to be taken by a robot? You needn't be if you work for Amazon, which has dismissed the idea of fully-automated...
14:28, 05/02/2019

Anki, Maker of Adorable Robots That Don't Do All That Much, Abruptly Shuts Down Robotics company Anki, the manufacturer of an adorable line of tiny home robots like Cozmo and its bigger brother, the $250 Vector, has unexpectedly ...
06:56, 04/30/2019

Ford tests package-carrying robots for driverless delivery Ford would like to deploy Digit delivery robots as early as 2021, alongside the planned introduction of its autonomous vehicle fleets to ferry people...
14:42, 05/22/2019

As Walmart turns to robots, it’s the human workers who feel like machines Workers at the some of the retail giant's stores said they had long expected the robots would take their jobs one day. But they hadn’t expected this ...
16:14, 06/06/2019

NASA is designing flexible robots that could find a home on Mars Robots and space exploration go hand-in-hand, so it’s no surprise that NASA is on the forefront of experimental new robotics technologies that ...
23:00, 05/08/2019

The fight against childhood blindness could lead to eagle-eyed robots Imparting vision upon machines has been a massive, multi-decade undertaking by the scientific community. And while the acuity of today's state-o...
18:42, 05/21/2019

Robert Downey Jr. launches a coalition to clean up the earth using AI and robots Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man may have met his end in the Marvel cinematic universe, but the movie star wants to keep doing things that one might asso...
11:28, 06/06/2019

Robots, war, climate: is apocalyptic rhetoric dangerous for Democratic candidates? Critics say that warnings of impacts of automation, nuclear catastrophe and environmental collapse outlined by several candidates are not politically...
07:56, 05/02/2019

MIT researchers taught robots to link senses like sight and touch MIT researchers at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) have created a predictive AI that allows robots to link multiple sens...
06:42, 06/18/2019

NASA is building robots that can climb Mars, including an 'ice worm' NASA is no stranger to building robots, having created ones that are currently exploring Mars, traveling to the International Space Station and ones ...
19:14, 07/11/2019

Synthetic fiber 'muscles' could lead to brawny robots and prosthetics Most attempts at giving robots muscles tend to be heavy, slow or both. Scientists might finally have a solution that's both light and nimble, t...
06:56, 07/15/2019

The Westworld Sequel Futureworld Is Low on Killer Robots, But High on Sci-Fi Cheese Futureworld came out in August 1976. The sequel to Michael Crichton’s Westworld—which tweaks the original’s cautionary tale of technology run wild—ha...
08:42, 07/30/2019

Ford wants to use walking robots to help self-driving cars deliver packages Auto giant Ford is teaming up with a robotics company to create an autonomous robot that works with self-driving cars to deliver packages.  ...
15:56, 05/22/2019

| Ronaldo takes on robots and aliens in comic book series Cristiano Ronaldo may be known more for his superhuman scoring skills but the Portuguese star has now created a comic book series where he turns into...
21:14, 05/04/2019

Tokyo unleashes robots ahead of 2020 Summer Olympics Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics unveiled a series of robots on Monday, bringing a high-tech edge to the Games they are billing as the most inno...
12:56, 07/22/2019

Why putting googly eyes on robots makes them inherently less threatening At the start of 2019, supermarket chain Giant Food Stores announced it would begin operating customer assisting robots -- collectively dubbed Marty -...
00:56, 05/23/2019

Robots conduct daily health inspections of schoolchildren in China Thousands of preschools in China are using robots to give students heath checks. Each morning they examine pupils looking for signs of contagious dis...
15:42, 05/23/2019

'Westworld' season 3 trailer shows robots venturing beyond the park HBO has released the first full trailer for Westworld's third season, and it's clear that there's much, much more to see than what you...
03:14, 07/21/2019

AI Weekly: Amazon’s robots could cut delivery times, but eliminate jobs Amazon's increasing investment in robotics and automation got a lot of attention at its re:MARS conference. What impact might it have on its workforc...
03:42, 06/08/2019

Weird new type of magnetic liquid could be used to control soft robots A strange liquid magnet full of iron nanoparticles can change its shape in a magnetic field, and it may eventually be used to make wireless, moving s...
08:00, 07/19/2019

Amazon’s one-day delivery service depends on the work of thousands of robots This week, Amazon unveiled a new warehouse robot named Pegasus. The suitcase-sized robot is used to sort packages at dozens of the company's sprawlin...
18:00, 06/07/2019

Young New Yorkers bring robots, and a glimpse of the future, to UN Headquarters Tiny balls moved along a series of automated Lego robots, as young students from New York explained to United Nations staff the inner-workings of sim...
23:28, 06/12/2019

Tiny vibration-powered robots could repair your body from the inside There are many challenges to developing robots that could operate within your body, not the least of which is finding a power source -- you can'...
06:14, 07/17/2019

Dream of Ubiquitous Social Robots Still Aren't Coming True Hopes that the tech industry was on the cusp of rolling personal robots into homes are dimming now that several once-promising consumer robotics comp...
18:00, 05/01/2019

'Things are changing so fast': the benefits and dangers of robots in the UK workplace Politicians, trade unionists and experts have set out to learn more about the new industrial landscape“We are under the threat of closure all the tim...
15:42, 06/30/2019

Facebook Research is developing touchy-feely curious robots As a social media platform with global reach, Facebook leans extensively on its artificial intelligence and machine-learning systems to keep the site...
12:56, 05/20/2019

Sex robots ‘kiss exactly like humans’ after AI upgrade as customer vows he’s ‘attached’ SEX robots will kiss exactly like humans in less than two years with one customer claiming he’s already “attached” to his doll, according to a manufa...
01:14, 08/10/2019

Boxing with giants: Italy's packing robots are not just cardboard cutouts Amazon's new recruit comes from a medieval walled town in central Italy and can box and seal at least 600 items of different shapes and sizes every h...
20:28, 06/28/2019

Google wants to make the 25-year-old robots.txt protocol an internet standard Google’s main business has been search, and now it wants to make a core part of it an internet standard. The internet giant has outlined plans to tur...
09:00, 07/02/2019

Nano-robots and VR for refugees: EPSRC 2019 winners – in pictures An image of a Syrian refugee using virtual reality to help researchers design a shelter has been chosen as the winner of the 2019 national science ph...
14:28, 06/03/2019

Amazon Now Delivering Packages In Southern California With Scout Robots For much of this year, a fleet of Amazon Scouts, mini tank-like delivery vehicles about the size of a cooler, have traversed residential neighborhood...
07:42, 08/13/2019

Forget rampant killer robots: AI’s real danger is far more insidious AI isn’t going to crush us underfoot, but it does harbour a threat that makes Terminator look innocent: entrenching human biases and turning them aga...
18:28, 05/30/2019

Toyota turns to AI startup to accelerate goal of robots for the home Toyota Motor Corp has designs on making robot helpers for your home, and has enlisted a Japanese startup that specializes in artificial intelligence ...
10:14, 08/07/2019

Nils Nilsson, 86, Dies; Scientist Helped Robots Find Their Way He was part of a Stanford team whose work in artificial intelligence has found its way into smartphones, Siri and other hallmarks of the algorithmic ...
19:14, 04/28/2019

MIT CSAIL’s AI system lets wearers control robots with their biceps Researchers at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) describe a system that lets wearers control robots with arm musc...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Dax Shepard says his relationship with Kristen Bell is 'the hardest I've ever had' Dax Shepard chats with USA TODAY about his new game show "Spin the Wheel," marriage to Kristen Bell and what his daughters like more than "Frozen." ...
18:14, 06/19/2019

The robots are definitely coming and will make the world a more unequal place | John Naughton New studies show that the latest wave of automation will make the world’s poor poorer. But big tech will be even richerSo the robots are coming for o...
08:56, 06/30/2019

Scientists invent ‘self-healing’ robots that can feel pain, repair damage A European Commission project being led by scientists in Belgium and the United Kingdom wants to build "self-healing" robots that can feel pain or se...
22:28, 08/09/2019

Rat brain offers insights to engineers designing self-navigating cars, robots Scientists have discovered the neural cells that provide rats a detailed map of their surroundings, and researchers suggest the finding could inspire...
23:14, 07/25/2019

I spent a day eating food cooked by robots in America's tech capital Vivian Ho befriended an electronic arm and grappled with a defunct tea maker during a trip through Silicon ValleyAround the world, an industry has em...
07:28, 06/25/2019

YouTuber known for 'shitty robots' turns Tesla Model 3 into pickup truck Why wait on Elon Musk to deliver your perfect vehicle when you can just make one yourself? YouTuber and inventor Simone Giertz needed a truck to carr...
20:28, 06/18/2019

CORRECTED-Boxing with giants: Italy's packing robots are not just cardboard cutouts Amazon's new recruit comes from a medieval walled town in central Italy and can box and seal at least 600 items of different shapes and sizes every h...
23:28, 07/05/2019

6 surprising ways robots (and their anuses) are helping people live and work How many times in the past week do you think your life was affected by a robot? Unless you have a robot vacuum cleaner, you might say that robots had...
22:00, 05/14/2019

This video shows the impressive tech behind robots walking on rough terrain While robots taking a tumble is pretty funny, watching how these humanoid machines figure out how to walk autonomously without falling is absolutely ...
18:56, 07/05/2019

Toyota's 2020 Olympics robots will include a javelin-carrying cart Robots are going to play a large role at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, and Toyota is determined to be at the forefront -- if in some occasionally strange ...
21:28, 07/23/2019

US Navy tests underwater robots that recharge by eating fish faeces The US Navy has built a device for charging underwater robots that gets its energy by digesting fish faeces and other organic matter on the sea floor...
14:14, 05/02/2019

Reconstruction and robots: can Tokyo 2020 live up to 1964’s Olympic legacy? The Japanese capital’s futuristic first Games in 1964 set a dazzlingly high bar it will struggle to reach next yearロボットと復興:東京2020大会は1964年の東京オリンピックを上回...
14:42, 06/11/2019

'The hardest 24 notes to play': Why 'Taps' is played to honor fallen heroes “This is our way of saying, ‘thank you’ to the loved ones.” bugler Bruce McKee said.        ...
02:00, 05/28/2019

How iRobot used data science, cloud, and DevOps to design its next-gen smart home robots iRobot has used its new design, software, and data science strategies to expand into new areas, using an approach to the smart home that is different...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Amazon’s autonomous robots have started delivering packages in a new location: Southern California After nearly eight months of knowledge-gathering street tests and thousands of successful deliveries, Amazon has announced that its delivery robots h...
04:14, 08/14/2019

Ford Is Working on Package-Delivering Robots That Fold Up Inside Self-Driving Cars These days, we keep hearing automakers talk about all the partnerships they’re forming for autonomous cars, car sharing, large-scale electrification,...
04:56, 05/23/2019

America is drowning in garbage. Meet the robots being put on duty to help solve the recycling crisis The U.S. is facing a recycling crisis that is burying cities and towns in tens of millions of tons of garbage a day. Companies and municipalities are...
22:14, 07/27/2019

Invert Robotics raises $8.8 million for inspection robots that cling to non-metallic surfaces Christchurch, New Zealand-based Invert Robotics, a startup developing climbing robots that can cling to non-metallic surfaces, has raised $8.8 millio...
13:42, 05/02/2019

Should we worry about the robots and mind-reading apps remaking our world? | Alex Hern Technology is spying on us and machines are developing human voices. But it’s not all a weird cyberpunk dystopiaTechnology changes so fast that our l...
13:56, 08/01/2019

Robert Downey Jr. reveals plan to save the planet with robots and advanced technology Robert Downey Jr. is taking a page out of Tony Stark’s book to save the world. He says we can use robots and other tech to reverse climate chan...
05:28, 06/06/2019

This fake video perfectly imagines what will happen when the robots decide to fight back Over the weekend, another of those freaky videos showing humans putting a human-esque robot through its paces began to explode in popularity, for rea...
04:14, 06/18/2019

Watch: Disney’s new anti-vibration tech maps CGI movements onto actual robots Researchers from Disney have developed software for mapping CGI motion animations to actual robots – without any of the unwanted outcomes of porting ...
18:14, 07/31/2019

Tech firms vying to sell drones, robots and other unmanned systems to the military FLIR systems recently set up an Arlington-based headquarters to be closer to its Pentagon customers following a series of acquisitions in the unmanne...
08:28, 05/11/2019

Are robots sexist? UN report shows gender bias in talking digital tech Why do most voice assistants have female names, and why do they have submissive personalities? The answer, says a new report released on Friday by UN...
03:42, 05/18/2019

Ford partners with robots maker Agility Robotics in mobility service push Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is partnering with walking robots maker Agility Robotics to assist self-driving delivery vans drop packages at the...
16:28, 05/22/2019

This seafood restaurant’s latest catch: Chinese robots that greet customers and deliver food A new Delaware seafood restaurant has a unique item on its menu: robot servers. The machines are the latest example of intelligent machines working i...
23:42, 07/02/2019

Amazon is releasing a high-end Echo speaker in 2020 and working on home robots, report Amazon is reportedly working on a new Echo speaker with improved sound quality, competing with Apple's HomePod and premium Sonos speakers. ...
21:28, 07/12/2019

This seafood restaurant’s latest catch: Chinese robots that greet customers and deliver food. A newly opened Delaware seafood restaurant has a unique item on its menu: robot servers. The machines are the latest example of intelligent machines ...
17:00, 07/02/2019

Asteroids, research, robots: Poll shows Americans don't want a space program focused on moon Americans prefer a space program that focuses on potential asteroid impacts, scientific research and using robots to explore the cosmos.   ...
15:42, 06/20/2019

'Do The Right Thing' still has something to say In 1989, the warnings were dire. The Spike Lee film "Do the Right Thing," critics and columnists said, would provoke violence and disrupt race relati...
03:14, 07/01/2019

You Should Be Able to Stream Exactly One Thing Are we living in a golden age of television? Quite possibly, if your idea of TV is “a piece of visual entertainment to be watched alone, enjoyed, and...
00:56, 05/18/2019

Why Saying ‘Like’ a Lot Is Like, Actually a Good Thing In 2016, I was offered a promo code to test out a new app designed to help young people talk without filler phrases like you know and like, so they c...
20:00, 05/23/2019

This Is the Most Pathetic Thing You'll See All Day President Donald Trump is in Louisiana today to talk about energy and probably a bunch of other bullshit. He was greeted at the airport by top Louisi...
22:14, 05/14/2019

Why Is the Nissan Maxima Still a Thing? We’ve all kind of moved beyond the model bloat conversation, but I just want to take a moment to point out how large the 2019 Nissan Altima is now. I...
03:28, 07/24/2019

‘Do the Right Thing’ | Anatomy of a Scene Spike Lee narrates a sequence from his film, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary in a digitally restored Blu-ray edition from the Criterion Col...
16:28, 08/16/2019

A Pininfarina SUV Just Might Be A Thing In The Near Future When you think “Pininfarina,” you probably think “hypercar” or “high-performance,” not “sedans and SUVs.” But, according to CEO Michael Perschke, you...
10:14, 08/07/2019

Joe Biden Knows He Says the Wrong Thing It’s not because he is 76, his campaign says. The former vice president has always had this tendency, and he hopes it won’t hurt him in the 2020 race...
02:56, 08/13/2019

Should I buy this big thing if it's a Prime Day deal? By Wirecutter Staff Amazon Prime Day 2019 is coming, and we're getting ready to bring you all the best deals on Wirecutter picks and recommenda...
19:42, 07/14/2019

One thing every MLB team needs to do in the second half As baseball's second half gets underway, a look at something that every team should try doing over the final three months of the season.  ...
18:00, 07/12/2019

Glamping in the Hamptons is now a thing Four years ago, Brooklynite Janet Huey and her boyfriend, Colin Green, were browsing listings on Airbnb when they stumbled upon a safari-like setup i...
17:28, 05/24/2019

Even When AEW Fucks Up, It Still Feels Like It's Doing The Right Thing All Elite Wrestling’s debut pay-per-view Double or Nothing has stood out since it was announced as something new and fun amid the ongoing stagnation ...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Next Big Thing in ETFs: Less Transparency Capital Group, Legg Mason and JPMorgan plan exchange-traded funds that bet on stocks without daily disclosure of investments, drawing on a small New ...
11:56, 07/13/2019

Only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing In a new poll from Gallup, only 51% of Americans say socialism would be a bad thing for the United States, with 43% believing it would be a good thin...
00:00, 05/22/2019

Subscription headphones are now a thing Melbourne-based headphone designer Nura exploded onto the scene with a successful Kickstarter campaign back in 2016, and since then, the revolutionar...
04:56, 05/01/2019

How to fix the worst thing about Netflix If you’re a Netflix subscriber, you definitely have mixed emotions right now about your favorite source of streaming entertainment. On the one ...
16:56, 05/03/2019

Lil Nas X Has One Thing to Say to Everyone Trolling Him About His Sexuality You know by now that Lil Nas X is better than 99 percent of the population at creating the kind of viral hit that’s catnip for children (so good in f...
19:56, 07/03/2019

Why ‘Socialism’ Conveys One Thing Here, Another There Socialism as a governing philosophy, an offhand insult, or both, is stirring politics again. From the U.S to the U.K. to Brazil and beyond, the term ...
07:14, 06/11/2019

Is There Such A Thing As "Preventative Anti-Ageing"? As we adopt more holistic health and beauty routines, wonder creams are becoming a thing of the past. But do we need to proactively protect ourselve...
08:14, 05/12/2019

Apple Finally Did the Right Thing (Sort of) About a week ago, the “a” key on my MacBook Pro broke. Once flat and useful, the poor little guy now looks like a mini ski slope and barely works. Se...
23:42, 05/21/2019

Flydubai says it's confident Boeing will do right thing about 737 MAX Flydubai's Chief Executive Ghaith al-Ghaith said on Tuesday he is very confident that Boeing will take the right decision regarding the grounded 737 ...
08:56, 04/30/2019

YouTube Camp Is an Actual Thing While many parents won’t even entertain the idea of allowing their children to be on YouTube, others view the medium as a creative outlet that can te...
22:56, 05/21/2019

Divorce Advice (And It Won’t Cost You a Thing) We found lawyers willing to help for free. Or, you can hire one. Your choice. (Here’s a tip: don’t use a lawyer as your therapist. Therapists are muc...
20:42, 04/28/2019

Markets Just Got “Exciting” (That's a Good Thing) Germany’s DAX is Europe’s most important index, and October’s volatility gave us an important trend confirmation. Watch our Europea...
22:28, 05/01/2019

Facebook Still Working On the Whole Genocide Thing In a blog post yesterday evening, social media giant Facebook announced several changes meant to mitigate the effects of misinformation and hate spee...
20:28, 06/21/2019

Crocs with fanny packs are a thing you can now own Crocs collaborated with Beams, a Japanese brand, to bring to life their shoe with mini fanny pack attached.        ...
21:42, 04/30/2019

The only thing that separates Ja Morant from RJ Barrett The Knicks may get themselves a potential All-Star on Thursday just by waiting for Memphis to select. According to Ryan Blake, draft consultant to th...
16:42, 06/18/2019

Federer reveals one thing that really stresses him out "Roger Federer has spoken exclusively with Mats Wilander and Barbara Schett on the Eurosport set and revealed the one thing that really winds him up....
22:14, 06/03/2019

The Fed: Is There Such a Thing as a "Neutral" Rate Policy? Our analyst Murray Gunn says "The Fed doesn’t control the economy." Now see his evidence -- namely, a 40-plus year chart of GDP and the Fed Fun...
17:00, 05/01/2019

Here's One Way To Fix This Whole Semi-Autonomous Driving Thing Recently, I was driving along Interstate 90 in central New York in a Nissan Altima equipped with the company’s driver assist technology, ProPilot. Th...
00:00, 08/13/2019

The Coolest Thing About the Electric VW ID.3 Is the Shifter A lot of people are looking to the upcoming Volkswagen ID.3 electric hatchback as proof that a traditional manufacturer can make an attractive, pract...
03:28, 07/11/2019

This Has to Be the Most Uselessly Obsolete Car-Related Thing You Can Own Here’s a fun experiment: if you know what that car-shaped thing up there is, try to explain it to a nearby child. If you actually manage to convey th...
05:14, 05/14/2019

What's the Coolest Thing About Your Local Library? There are libraries where you can borrow puppets, instruments, telescopes, framed art, a necktie for a job interview, or even seeds to plant. Librari...
19:28, 06/10/2019

Here's where you can have a 4-day work week. Is this the next big thing? A growing number of businesses are adopting a four-day workweek to reduce burnout and bolster recruitment in a tight labor market.    ...
21:28, 07/17/2019

Living in Cars Is Becoming Even More of a Thing in Los Angeles Street-parked RVs, vans and just regular-ass cars being used as residences are common to see in Los Angeles. But as homelessness balloons along with ...
23:28, 07/18/2019

Facebook Did the Sneaky Listening Thing, Too Facebook has paid hundreds of contractors around the world to transcribe some of its users Messenger messages, according to a new Bloomberg report. T...
03:28, 08/14/2019

Phil Neville: 'This is the biggest and best thing I have ever done' The England manager explains why leading his players at the Women’s World Cup will be the absolute pinnacle of his careerBy The Coaches’ Voice for th...
13:00, 06/08/2019

Almost Everyone Has Quit Pretending to Like the Next Big Thing in Trucking Remember the truck platooning? It was supposed to be the Next Big Thing in trucking—basically, one lead truck could control a string of trucks behind...
04:14, 06/14/2019

There’s only one thing Hunter McGrady really hates trying on Posing in a bikini for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue can illicit fear among the most seasoned of models. But Hunter McGrady says it’s nothing...
19:56, 05/04/2019

This is the No. 1 thing 64,000 women want from a lover: survey Countless books, websites, articles and movies have been dedicated to the quest to understand life’s greatest mystery: What do women want? The ...
22:42, 07/24/2019

Updates From Bond 25, Swamp Thing, and More Zachary Levi could be returning to the realm of spy-fi. LeBron James confirms production has begun on Space Jam 2. The Penny Dreadful spinoff City of...
16:56, 06/26/2019

Stop Saying ‘Apocalypse Guru’ Like It’s a Bad Thing Adults tend to be very threatened by 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, who has led students around the world on massive school str...
14:56, 07/24/2019

Here's where you can have 4-day work week. Is this the next big thing? A growing number of businesses are adopting a four-day workweek to reduce burnout and bolster recruitment in a tight labor market.    ...
16:00, 07/17/2019

Huawei is developing a 5G 8K TV because that's apparently a thing now Huawei could be the first company to make an 8K 5G TV - i.e. a TV with an 8K resolution (four times that of a 4KTV) and the next-gen wireless standar...
00:28, 05/03/2019

The Best Thing About the Nürburgring is the Good Liveries I’m just coming down from the high that was my weekend at the Nurburgring 24 hour race, and the one thing that I can’t get over is the quantity and q...
18:00, 06/24/2019

Remember When Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Was the Coolest Thing on TV? In 1999, the idea of putting a high-stakes game show anywhere on television, let alone on primetime, was enough to get you laughed right out of whate...
14:56, 08/16/2019

For Chinese Markets, There's No Such Thing as a Bad-News Day When Chinese shares suffered their worst selloff in three years, it wasn’t obvious to local investors that two tweets from President Trump were to bl...
15:14, 05/08/2019

Ethan Hawke: ‘The most romantic thing I’ve done is have sex’ The actor, 47, on being an optimist, avoiding marriage advice and why other people make him anxiousI have so many bad habits it’s impossible to measu...
17:00, 05/01/2019

LG should learn a thing or two from OnePlus' success In the past 5 years, we've witnessed a pretty impressive success story. A company named OnePlus rose amidst the frenzy of a saturated smartphone mark...
00:56, 06/15/2019

These human-face dog muzzles will probably be the last thing you see before you die Today in nightmare fuel: the “AXAYINC Dog Masks, Pet Entertainment Spoofs, Super Cute Masks Designed for Pets to Prevent Bites and Eat Unclean Food.”...
21:14, 06/14/2019

'The Obsoletes' by Simeon Mills a charming if flawed tale of teenage robots A big imagination compensates for a messy plot in Simeon Mills' "The Obsoletes," a coming-of-age tale of teenage robots in small-town Michigan. ...
00:56, 05/17/2019

The amazing dancing twins: 'Even when we improvise, we do the same thing!' They started out as sprinters on the racetrack – but ended up as dancers on the stage. Meet the explosive Alleyne sistersIn the summer of 2012, Krist...
16:56, 05/06/2019

Parents, it’s okay for your kids to see you missing them. It might even be a good thing. In trying to protect my daughter from my sadness and how much I would miss her, I missed an opportunity to bond with her before she transitioned into...
02:56, 08/16/2019

Lego’s ‘Stranger Things: The Upside Down’ set is the best thing you’ll see all day If you’re a fan of Netflix’s Stranger Things series, then the Stranger Things set that Lego just launched will easily be the best thing y...
10:28, 05/16/2019

Wimbledon: Cori Gauff is tennis' next big thing Her name is Cori. Her nickname is Coco. Her goal is to be the best women's tennis player in the world. Welcome to the world of Cori Gauff, who is sud...
14:42, 07/03/2019

The surprising thing millennials would do if they could go back to college All work and no play seems like a boring college experience, but that’s exactly how many grads would have done things. Buzz60’s Sean Dowl...
20:42, 08/08/2019

Look At This Weird Thing Donald Trump Just Belched Up In March, a young whale beached itself in Davao City, in the Philippines. When scientists from the local museum—it is, delightfully, called D’Bone C...
07:14, 08/17/2019

The Latest: Possible Trump, Kim DMZ meeting ‘a ‘good thing’ SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and North Korea (all times local): 11:35 p.m. President Donald Trump and President Moo...
17:14, 06/29/2019

Doing this one thing with your Social Security could mean losing $100,000 in retirement Americans will lose $111,000 per household by taking Social Security benefits too early into their retirement, rather than using their own savings. ...
06:42, 06/28/2019

Paul Benjamin, a ‘Corner Man’ in ‘Do the Right Thing,’ Is Dead In a career that lasted almost half a century, he also appeared on screen opposite Clint Eastwood and other stars and was frequently seen on televisi...
00:28, 07/06/2019

Mets letting rest of MLB know one thing about their next trade So the full Mets thinking on acquiring Marcus Stroman will not be known until Wednesday at 4 p.m. when the deadline arrives and the full array of wha...
18:14, 07/29/2019

Only One Thing Matters About the Mid-Engine Corvette: Price This is going to sound more and more obvious the more I get into it, but you’re going to be hearing a lot of even dumber stuff about the mid-engine 2...
00:28, 07/16/2019

Another Thing Killing Coral Reefs: Our Poop It’s no secret that corals are dying at an alarming rate. While climate change heating up the oceans is understood to be screwing over corals, a new ...
02:56, 07/17/2019

Let the cast of DuckTales—obviously—break down this whole Area 51 thing for you See, this is what happens when you cast a bunch of Comedy Bang Bang alumni—and also consistent motormouthed delight Paget Brewster—in your fun little...
03:00, 07/28/2019

Ocasio-Cortez: Garbage disposals were never really a thing in NYC Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez addressed the attention surrounding her first garbage disposal experience on Tuesday by claiming that the kitchen appliances...
06:28, 05/08/2019

Author Marianne Williamson on 2020 run: 'The best thing I can do is be myself' The self-help writer, who was the most Googled candidate following her debate performance, tells the Guardian she can winMarianne Williamson, until r...
20:42, 07/27/2019

This A Cappella Dub of Tokyo Drift Is a Thing of Beauty and Wonder Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is the best Fast and Furious movie. I will not be taking questions at this time. Any piece of follow-up tribute anyone ...
23:28, 07/18/2019

Shrimp From 5 U.K. Rivers Have One Thing in Common: Cocaine A new study of chemicals in river wildlife found pesticides in many of its samples, and cocaine in all of them. The drug’s source remained a mystery....
20:00, 05/03/2019

Trump Finds the Worst Possible Thing to Say to 9/11 Survivors Speaking on Monday at the signing of a bill f0r the 9/11 first responders fund, President Donald Trump thought now was a good time to make jokes to a...
08:42, 07/30/2019

Mustard ice cream is a real thing, and you can try some on Saturday Mustard is not just for your hot dogs anymore. Food company French's announced it is releasing mustard ice cream for a limited time.  ...
21:00, 07/31/2019

The Fed getting a sneak peek at July’s job numbers isn’t a bad thing The way things are supposed to work, the Federal Reserve shouldn’t have seen the job figures for July that will be reported Friday. Those numbers are...
12:42, 08/01/2019

Rhubarb Vodka Is the Best Thing You Can Make With Your Blender There is a Russian restaurant here in Portland, Oregon that makes the most incredible infused vodka. It is both a very good and very bad thing. The f...
22:42, 07/09/2019

The Only Thing Nancy Pelosi Understands Is Power The most prominent freshmen members of Congress in the House have finally grown tired of Nancy Pelosi constantly slamming them in public. Will they d...
17:56, 07/11/2019

Mets are ‘back in this thing’ and now the real fun begins Mickey Callaway is right when he says the Mets are still “far from our goal,” which is qualifying for the postseason. But the journey is starting to ...
16:14, 08/06/2019

Watermelon Merch That's As Sweet As the Real Thing We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items...
12:42, 08/03/2019

Rattlesnake not the craziest thing found in this stolen car Get your bingo cards ready, weird-crime watchers. Oklahoma cops pulled over a stolen car and found inside a gun, an open bottle of whiskey, a rattles...
00:42, 07/12/2019

Mustard ice cream is now a thing, thanks to French's French’s, in partnership with Coolhaus Ice Cream, released a mustard ice cream, available for a limited time only.     &#...
01:56, 08/02/2019

Apple wants you to use your iPhone for three years… then 'do one last great thing with it' Apple's latest ad encourages users to do their part for the planet and trade in their old iPhone after they are done with it. But how much of this is...
02:14, 05/10/2019

Do The Right Thing Turns 30 This Week. Not Much Has Changed Since 1989 Spike Lee’s third film, Do The Right Thing, turns 30 years old on Sunday, July 21, but its message is so fresh that it could have been made today....
23:56, 07/21/2019

Someone Turned Mario Into A Battle Royale, And It's The Best Thing Battle royale is one of the most dominant gameplay forms of the last few years, and Tetris 99 showed that you could apply the battle royale concept t...
19:00, 06/20/2019

Toyota Is Definitely Going To Stick With This Endurance Racing Thing Being that Toyota is the first Japanese manufacturer to secure an overall Le Mans 24 victory since Mazda’s famed 787B win in 1991, I had high hopes t...
05:56, 06/15/2019

This Onboard of the Indy 500 Flyover Is the Coolest Thing You'll See All Day It doesn’t really feel like a race until some big ol’ jets cruise over the crowds in the traditional flyover. This year’s Indy 500 had one of the bes...
23:28, 06/04/2019

Another Civilization Wonder Built In Front Of The Real Thing Civ fans have a bit of a thing where they like to build in-game wonders in front of the actual wonder, and the latest to achieve the feat is not_toda...
03:42, 05/20/2019

Bill de Blasio Just Can't Get the 'Normal Human Being' Thing Down Despite what the polls might lead you to believe, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio is a real person running for the real office of President of the...
06:56, 06/25/2019

This Week, Amazon Has a Chance to Prove It Can Do the Right Thing on Its Own On Wednesday, during an Amazon shareholder meeting, investors will vote on proposals pushing for more oversight on the tech giant’s facial recognitio...
00:42, 05/21/2019

COMMENTARY: Why ‘bandwagon fans’ are actually a good thing Don't knock 'bandwagon fans,' Meera Estrada says. 'If you are a true sports fan, you know that this kind of positive energy is too good to keep to yo...
21:14, 06/14/2019

Pensions must do right thing on climate change, says minister Call for support for schemes moving people’s money from fossil fuels into renewablesPension schemes should be supported for moving people’s money out...
07:42, 06/03/2019

Landcape videos are finally a thing on IGTV Instagram's video platform, IGTV, will now feature videos in landscape view along with its traditional portrait format. The addition of horizont...
20:56, 05/23/2019

Spotify unveils its first-ever hardware device, but you can't actually buy the 'Car Thing' Spotify has been the unrivaled champion of the thriving music streaming industry for a number of years now, but relying entirely on a service under s...
20:00, 05/17/2019

This Is the Greatest Thing Happening in Politics Today Today, Brexit fanatic and all-around wanker Nigel Farage was campaigning in the British city of Newcastle when he fell victim to the most wonderful t...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Kawhi Leonard Took Over And The Warriors Couldn't Do A Thing About It The Warriors as currently constituted are “merely” a great NBA team. In just about any other context, it’s peak roster construction. A couple of all-...
16:28, 06/08/2019

DC Universe is already pulling the plug on Swamp Thing Just one week after the premiere of the first season of streaming service DC Universe’s Swamp Thing show—and less than two months after production of...
20:42, 06/06/2019

This 'Smart' Light Bulb Video Is the Most Ridiculous Thing We've Ever Seen People of the 20th century imagined that Americans of the future would be zipping around in flying cars and jetpacks. Instead, we’ve got a plummeting...
17:28, 06/20/2019

The Russos are teasing some kind of Community thing at Comic-Con It’s one of those weird little touches of modern pop culture that the guys who spent the last few years directing some of the most explosive, expensi...
21:56, 07/13/2019

The Most Interesting Thing About Valve's Fancy New VR Headset Might Be Its Controllers About a month ago, Valve teased that it was working on its own VR headset separate from the HTC’s Vive and Vive Pro, but still compatible with all th...
23:28, 04/30/2019

Oppo renders remind us that foldable phones are still a 'thing' It's been a long time since we last heard news about foldable phones, either in terms of real handsets or prospective ones in the form of leaks ...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Crocs with fanny packs are a thing now? Some have sun visors, too. The net is confused. There's now no need to choose between Crocs or a fanny pack when you can have an all-in-one. Other new Crocs come with sun visors and fringe. &...
15:28, 04/30/2019

The Only Thing You Need to Buy Today Is This Giant Flamingo Pool Float for $10 I don’t care if you don’t have a pool or don’t know someone with a pool. Why would you ever skip past a $10 flamingo pool float? If you had this floa...
00:00, 05/25/2019

Dust has settled which means one thing: NBA power rankings LAS VEGAS — There’s a new world order in the NBA. Figuring out that order is another beast. After Kawhi Leonard picked the Clippers late Friday night...
12:00, 07/07/2019

Oh God This Sarah Huckabee Sanders for Governor Thing Might Actually Happen When President Donald Trump announced that world-class bullshit artist Sarah Huckabee Sanders was leaving his administration, he said he hoped Sander...
16:00, 06/19/2019

Netflix's 'Stranger Things' got one thing wrong about 1985 — there were no red M&Ms While "Stranger Things," now in its third season, has what seems like hundreds of hidden Easter eggs and obvious nods to pop culture in the decade, t...
20:28, 07/09/2019

Being laughed out of Silicon Valley was the best thing to happen to my startup Being dismissed by Silicon Valley VCs was humbling, but growing my company here in Bozeman, Montana turned out to be an asset, not a liability.Read M...
10:56, 06/03/2019

Well, here's a contender for the most pants-shittingly freaky thing you'll see all year “What if John Carpenter’s The Thing was a documentary?” That’s one question that scurried across our minds when we stumbled across the below video, w...
05:14, 07/16/2019

Apple May Finally Fix the Most Annoying Thing About MacBook Models Apple may finally put an end to all its MacBook keyboard problems by gradually replacing all its MacBook keyboards with a brand new scissor switch-ba...
16:01, 07/26/2019

Could Google’s innovative Pixel 4 gesture tracking be the next big thing? One of the key features of Google’s upcoming Pixel 4 handset, which the company confirmed on Monday to get in front of the slew of leaks, is ra...
23:28, 07/30/2019

Bray Wyatt's Psychedelic Puppet Show Is The Best Thing In WWE It’s no secret that WWE programming feels stale at the moment. Very little is landing, live crowds for TV tapings have been noticeably more sedate, a...
18:28, 06/10/2019

This AI-powered subreddit has been simulating the real thing for years Can the human discourse on social media in 2019 be properly captured by a group of well-programmed bots? Of course it can. r/subredditsimulator is a ...
04:14, 06/06/2019

Tom Skerritt tells us the funniest thing he ever witnessed on the Alien set Tom Skerritt has starred in some of the most iconic movies ever made—M*A*S*H, Alien, Steel Magnolias, Top Gun. He also won an Emmy in 1993 for Outsta...
15:14, 06/11/2019

DJI's Robomaster S1 Is the Closest Thing to RC Mario Kart, and It's a Blast DJI is already the worldwide leader for drones, and despite recently taking aim at GoPro with new Osmo Action, it’s venturing into yet another market...
05:28, 06/12/2019

This thread about peeing in space is the best thing on Twitter today It’s not often I’m glued to my screen while someone talks about the intricacies of urination. Twitter, for all its problems, sometimes delivers a thr...
04:00, 07/20/2019

Norway Might Have Won The Whole Thing, If Only They Hadn't Alienated The Best Player In The World The situation with Norway’s women’s soccer team is like something out of the Iliad. In this analogy, the World Cup is the Trojan War, the Norwegian t...
00:42, 06/06/2019

Armstrong on doping past: 'I wouldn't change a thing' Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong has said he "wouldn't change a thing" about the doping that led to him being stripped of his record seven Tou...
01:56, 05/24/2019

Trump and the Squad both want the same thing – and Pelosi is in the way | Geoffrey Kabaservice They both want to make the progressive women the face of the Democratic party – to push the party further to the left – but Pelosi disagreesAmerican ...
18:42, 07/18/2019

HBO’s reaction to the Starbucks cup is the best thing about ‘Game of Thrones’ this week Is the coffee dark and full of flavors in that Game of Thrones shot from Sunday’s episode that everybody is talking about? Well, not quite. HBO...
22:28, 05/07/2019

The Internet Is Changing the English Language. Is That a Good Thing? For more than 600 years, English speakers used because as a conjunction meaning “for the reason that,” dutifully following it with a full...
12:28, 07/18/2019

No, Met Gala, gender fluidity and camp aren’t the same thing The Met’s Costume Institute threw its big annual bash last night, and despite some confusion over the year’s campy theme, most of the cel...
02:00, 05/08/2019

Republican Leader Insists Trump Definitely Didn't Say the Thing He Definitely Said During his weekly press conference on Thursday, House Minority Leader Republican Rep. Kevin McCarthy used reason and logic to argue that President Do...
02:42, 06/14/2019

This Clip of Ben Carson Getting Owned Into the Sun Is a Thing of Pure Priceless Joy Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson really made a damn fool of himself on Tuesday in his testimony before the House Financial Services...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Of Course Trump Signed This D-Day Thing Like a Damn Autograph Book Aside from President Trump holding up a D-Day memorial to do a Fox News interview with the abominable Laura Ingraham with a cemetery backdrop, Trump’...
17:28, 06/07/2019

Reese Witherspoon Reveals the One Thing Meryl Streep Can't Do With three Oscars, three Emmys and eight Golden Globes, Meryl Streep seems unstoppable. But on Monday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Reese Wi...
15:28, 05/20/2019

Hey, Handmaid's Tale, I Have Some Questions About This Body Horror Thing The latest episode of Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale sent the Waterfords to Washington, as they negotiate for the return of June’s baby and grapple with ...
01:42, 06/27/2019

Next big thing Opelka blasts past Wawrinka into third round Reilly Opelka blasted his way into the third round at Wimbledon on Wednesday as the giant 21-year-old American's serve eventually proved too hot to h...
16:42, 07/03/2019

I can’t believe this Taco Bell hotel and resort is a real thing The newest creation that Taco Bell has cooked up is something the fast food chain is describing, with great fanfare in an official announcement today...
11:00, 05/17/2019

California Today: Atmospheric Rivers Are Back. That’s Not a Bad Thing. Wednesday: Why researchers came up with a new scale for the storms that hit California; Disneyland and the new theme park war; and 10 Persian recipes...
00:14, 05/16/2019

Raspberry Pi 4: This thing is a PC, says board's creator Eben Upton In this Q&A, Eben Upton talks about what the new Raspberry Pi 4 makes possible, whether Windows will be coming to the Raspberry Pi, and future plans ...
14:14, 06/24/2019

Congratulations, Swamp Thing, on having some of the grossest body horror ever put on TV Look, you should know what you’re getting into if you sit down to watch something called Swamp Thing. I certainly thought I did; I was never one to ...
18:42, 05/31/2019

The surreal thing – fashion archive, 27 June 1988 27 June 1988 The fact is that high fashion is, and always has been, a surrealist movementFashion is effete. It is a form of creativity unable to stan...
08:56, 06/27/2019

Nadal says Wimbledon's seedings system 'not a good thing' Spaniard Rafael Nadal has criticized Wimbledon's unique seedings formula, which could hinder his chances of a third title when the tournament starts ...
15:00, 06/25/2019

‘Is there such a thing as vegan loo roll?’: how to have a cruelty-free home From plant-based paint to ethical furniture, creating a vegan home is less complicated, and costly, than you may thinkWith vegan food, fashion and ma...
12:42, 06/29/2019

Google Does Good Privacy Thing, Users Revolt If you own a Google Nest cam, you recently got an email from corporate explaining that you’ll no longer be able to turn off the status light on your ...
09:42, 08/16/2019

When Eurocommercial paper was ‘the most invidious’ thing in capital markets The early pages of Euromoney often saw odd storms blow up, apparently out of nowhere – and one of the oddest was the short but sharp squall over Euro...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Is starting my first diet the most adult thing I've ever done? | Coco Khan It is pure suffering. But I do it because I am grown-up enough to engage with my mortalityA few years ago, the word “adulting” seemed to reach its pe...
16:00, 05/17/2019

Waymo's self-driving tech needs one big thing to succeed: More humans Despite aggressive technical strides, Waymo needs one thing before its self-driving cars become a seriously useful transportation system: people. We ...
15:42, 08/17/2019

Spotify is testing its first piece of hardware – the voice-controlled ‘Car Thing’ Spotify has started testing its first piece of hardware, a music player for your car that the company has named “Car Thing” and which wil...
01:56, 05/18/2019

With Nest Hub Max, Google Added a Camera and Ruined the Best Thing About the Home Hub Over the past two years, Google’s made a lot of strides when it comes to smart home tech—to the point where the Google Home Hub is our smart display ...
21:14, 05/07/2019

This AI-Generated Joe Rogan Voice Sounds Eerily Like the Real Thing In recent years, eerily accurate deepfake videos have gotten a lot of press, but automated voice replication has been quietly sliding into the uncann...
20:14, 05/17/2019

One play shows Daniel Jones has one thing Eli Manning can’t match There is so much — too much — emphasis on the Giants loving Daniel Jones because he reminds them of a younger Eli Manning. Some of the similarities a...
14:14, 06/05/2019

"Had Bhang Lassi" In India: Jeremy Hunt On Naughtiest Thing He's Done Jeremy Hunt, one of the two people vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Monday that the naughtiest thing he was prepared to c...
10:14, 06/24/2019

HP's Revamped VR Backpack Delivers the Closest Thing to True VR Freedom Yet Does a VR headset still qualify as a standalone device if the computer powering the headset is strapped to your back rather than built into the goggl...
09:42, 05/28/2019

Ned Yost Can Teach You Whippersnappers A Thing Or Two About The Moon Landing, So Listen Up! The Royals beat the White Sox 11-0 last night, and got a complete game shutout from starting pitcher Glenn Sparkman. But who gives a shit about any o...
19:14, 07/17/2019

The Only Thing Worse Than Nancy Pelosi's Case Against Impeachment Is Her Supporters Center for American Progress president Neera Tanden has had enough—of people criticizing Nancy Pelosi for her handling of the Donald Trump impeachmen...
17:56, 06/13/2019

This chatty, impossibly cute baby could teach us all a thing or two about conversation Babies are smelly and loud, but, yes, are they cute. We acknowledge this. However, their language of goos and gas undoubtedly make for some stale con...
22:14, 06/05/2019

Why Gary Vaynerchuck thinks privacy is dead and it’s a good thing The answers to almost any question that pops into our head can be answered by simply “Googling it.” As a result of our insatiable desire ...
09:14, 06/11/2019

Airless tires from GM and Michelin could make flats a thing of the past GM and Michelin are working on a prototype tire design they unveiled this week which will start being tested on Chevy Bolts later this year — a...
03:28, 06/06/2019

Super-fast internet from satellites is the next big thing in the space race Adam Gilmour from Gilmour Space Technologies says private companies are looking to launch thousands of small satellites into space that can provide h...
16:42, 07/22/2019

Lance Armstrong on doping past: 'I wouldn't change a thing' "Former cycling champion Lance Armstrong has said he \"wouldn\u0027t change a thing\" about the doping that led to him being stripped of his record s...
02:42, 05/24/2019

Jesse Watters challenges Rep. Omar: 'Please say one good thing about America' Fox News' Jesse Watters took on Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., over her criticism of the U.S. government's role during the ongoing push for regime change ...
06:42, 05/03/2019

The views aren’t even the craziest thing about this 360-degree infinity pool Just getting into this pool is enough to make you feel like James Bond. Designs for what could be the world’s first rooftop infinity pool, with...
04:00, 06/07/2019

Inside and outside cabinet, there are Tories worrying if they’ve done the right thing | Isabel Hardman Some moderate ex-ministers want nothing to do with Johnson. Others, from within, hope to steer him away from no dealWho is in the most turmoil in the...
20:00, 07/26/2019

DC Universe cancels ‘Swamp Thing’ after a single episode (updated) DC Universe cancelled Swamp Thing, its streaming sci-fi series, after a single episode. The live-action drama set in swamplands of Louisiana was canc...
01:14, 06/07/2019

Spotify is testing a voice-controlled device called "Car Thing" The company says don't be surprised if you hear about new devices like "Voice Thing" and "Home Thing" sometime soon.     &#...
20:00, 05/17/2019

Baseball in London? It’s a Real Thing, Even When the Yankees Aren’t Visiting. Britain’s rare baseball devotees hope the visit from the Red Sox and Yankees this weekend will make the sport more than a niche activity in their cou...
20:28, 06/26/2019

Oddworld: Soulstorm gameplay: Abe’s old-school return is a beautiful thing Enlarge / An odd storm is brewing... (credit: Oddworld Inhabitants) SANTA MONICA, Calif.—Video game fans of a certain age may remember when pre-ren...
21:14, 06/06/2019

'Sonic the Hedgehog' director says he hears you about the teeth thing and he'll make changes When the 'Sonic the Hedgehog' trailer came out earlier this week, it immediately set off an internet-wide case of odontophobia. While no re-imagining...
21:14, 05/03/2019

Kickstarter has fewer video game projects, and that's a good thing Video game projects may have found their stride in the crowdfunding world. According to ICO Partners, fewer games are being pitched on Kickstarter, b...
19:14, 07/15/2019

Exterior airbag could be the next big thing in auto safety. Here's how it works An external airbag could reduce the severity of occupant injuries by 40%, according to German car parts maker ZF.      ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Lance Armstrong: 'It wasn't legal but I wouldn't change a thing' ‘We did what we had to do to win,’ says 47-year-oldInterview with former cyclist to be aired next weekFormer cycling champion Lance Armstrong has sai...
04:28, 05/24/2019

Haas Formula 1's Steiner: Tyre window mystery 'not the right thing' Haas team principal Gunther Steiner believes the large impact that Pirelli's 2019 tyres are having on the Formula 1 pecking order is "not the right t...
19:56, 05/05/2019

After managing my own money for years, I know the most important thing I could ask a financial advisor Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. We may receive a small commiss...
22:28, 06/03/2019

First teaser for new Swamp Thing TV series brings on the straight-up horror Swamp Thing teaser trailer. DC Universe has dropped the first teaser for its forthcoming TV adaption of Swamp Thing, and tonally it feels more like...
12:28, 05/02/2019

Did 2003 really happen, or were we all living in an alternate universe where this kind of thing seem Did 2003 really happen, or were we all living in an alternate universe where this kind of thing seemed normal? Everything from the chrome big n’ litt...
07:28, 05/08/2019

You'll Never Guess What Sheryl Sandberg Thinks About This Whole 'Break Up Facebook' Thing With calls for breaking up Facebook now winning support from multiple 2020 presidential candidates, including Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sa...
05:42, 05/19/2019

Fikayo Tomori: ‘Chelsea’s loanees want the same thing but I’m focused on Derby’ Derby’s player of the season relishes playing for Frank Lampard against Leeds in the Championship play-offs knowing victory could set up a final wit...
22:28, 05/10/2019

Republicans are becoming economic populists again. That's a good thing | Zaid Jilani The Republican senator Josh Hawley has accused his party of failing to protect Americans from capitalism. He’s rightIn 1956, the Republican party met...
13:56, 08/08/2019

The saddest thing about the England-USA rivalry? For most Americans it doesn't exist Alex Morgan’s celebration aside, Jill Ellis’s team smothered England’s passion and spirit with the most hurtful sentiment of all: indifferenceIn the ...
12:00, 07/03/2019

The Only Thing That Can Fight My Crazy Acne Breakouts Is This $16 Niacinamide Serum I might be 28 years old, but I still get breakouts like I’m 14 and only just learning about acne. Over the years, I’ve tried countless products for m...
00:28, 06/04/2019

Globalisation as we know it will not survive Trump. And that’s a good thing | Larry Elliott The markets are spooked, but we need a new world order which makes room for local solutions and the nation stateThe significance of the trade war bet...
13:56, 08/08/2019

The Sandman, Catch-22, Cloud Atlas ... is there such thing as an 'unfilmable' book? Books by authors like Neil Gaiman and Gabriel García Márquez have been dismissed as too difficult to adapt. With Netflix offering both time and cash,...
18:56, 07/03/2019

‘The Best Thing That Ever Happened to Chickpeas.’ Google Celebrates Falafel With a Doodle Tuesday’s Google Doodle features a short animation of three falafel balls jumping into an open pita filled with hummus, tomato, and cucumber. A...
01:56, 06/19/2019

The PS5’s high-speed SSD might make loading screens a thing of the past Sony won’t announce the PlayStation 5 anytime soon, but that isn’t stopping the company from teasing its next-generation console. Sony&rs...
08:14, 05/11/2019

Aaron Carter Claims Michael Jackson Did One Thing "That Was a Little Bit Inappropriate" Aaron Carter is speaking up. In a newly released clip of the former child star for his upcoming appearance on Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars Fam...
02:42, 05/21/2019

BJP Win After Mayawati-Akhilesh Yadav Alliance A Big Thing: Rajnath Singh On his first visit to Lucknow after getting re-elected to Parliament, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said Bharatiya Janata Party's victory ...
20:56, 06/21/2019

Stiliyan Petrov: ‘When my kids google my name, the first thing that comes up is: beat cancer' The Aston Villa legend says his experience with leukaemia ‘will always be on my mind’ but is happy, healthy and working towards becoming a managerIt ...
12:56, 05/26/2019

The Lightest Object In The Universe asks, what if the apocalypse were a good thing? If we’re honest, the collapse of civilization is probably only a few decades away. Science fiction writers came to this realization at least half a c...
17:28, 07/08/2019

Lance Armstrong ‘wouldn’t change a thing’ about his doping downfall An unapologetic and unabashed Lance Armstrong said he wouldn’t have changed a thing about his rampant doping that led to what he called “the biggest ...
19:14, 05/24/2019

Hippos poop a huge amount of silicon every day – and it’s a good thing By eating plants and then defecating in the water, hippos act as living silicon pumps – a service that may be essential for the health of their whole...
20:42, 05/01/2019

Tom Brady left 'very confused' over strange 'millennial thing' tweet New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady knows a lot about winning Super Bowls, making the right plays and being able to stay healthy and compete a...
17:14, 05/20/2019

It May Not Be a Bad Thing Fewer U.S. Babies Were Born in 2018 Than in Any Year Since 1986 With American women increasingly delaying having children, fewer U.S. babies were born in 2018 than in any year since 1986, according to provisional ...
12:14, 05/15/2019

Critic’s Pick: Review: What the Crow Knows in ‘Grief Is the Thing With Feathers’ An amazing Cillian Murphy portrays both a grieving dad and the mythical bird who takes over his life in Enda Walsh’s adaptation of Max Porter’s novel...
04:42, 04/29/2019

Aerosmith band members say Las Vegas residency is the one thing they ‘did right in this life’ Aerosmith may be spending some extended time in Vegas these days, but don’t tell the band they’re playing it safe. Halfway through their new Vegas re...
17:56, 08/14/2019

Motherly surveyed moms and the state of motherhood in the US is trash, except for one thing Motherly surveyed millennial moms about their thoughts on motherhood and the results aren't great, except for a few things.    &...
23:00, 05/14/2019

Facebook’s Libra ‘cryptocurrency’ is missing one thing: monetary policy Facebook has outlined the economics of its new Libra cryptocurrency, revealing it will create a secondary token intended specifically to pay dividend...
13:28, 06/18/2019

Lovey dovey: Woodstock LP’s iconic couple still has a groovy thing goin’ As 20-year-old sweethearts, Nick Ercoline and Bobbi Kelly were immortalized as the poster (flower) children of Woodstock. A photograph of the couple ...
20:28, 08/09/2019

Swimming: Podium protests a thing of the past - FINA executive Marculescu The executive director of swimming' s governing body FINA Cornel Marculescu said on Sunday he hoped there would be no repeat of the podium protests t...
14:42, 07/28/2019

Sophie Turner Calls Joe Jonas the "Best Thing That's Ever Happened to Me" in Birthday Tribute Happy birthday, Joe Jonas! The Jonas Brothers band member turned 30 on Thursday, and several of his famous family members celebrated his big day on ...
22:28, 08/15/2019

This One’s For The Ladies—and for Magic Mike fans seeking a peek at the real thing The lights are dimmed, and a mess of chairs and tables form a circle around a makeshift dance floor. It’s primed for the arrival of twins Tyga and Ra...
20:42, 06/06/2019

I Think I Found the One Thing the 2019 Ford Super Duty F-250 Limited Is Actually Good At I’ll be totally honest with you here right up front: I am not a fan of colossal, expensive pickup trucks that are a pain in the ass to drive in the c...
17:56, 07/31/2019

Half-Naked Australian Man Uses Didgeridoo To Ward Off Intruder, Then Reenacts The Whole Thing Thieves in Australia, beware: Do not try to break into the house of Adelaide’s Kym Abrook. Though he’s 52 years old, he teaches Brazilian jiu-jitsu a...
22:56, 06/03/2019

Angelina Jolie Is a Wild Thing Rolling in the Sheets in Sexy Perfume Ad Wild thing, you make my heart sing... Angelina Jolie showcases her sexy, tattooed body as she rolls around topless in sheets on a bed in a new ad fo...
22:14, 08/02/2019

Chinese star Fan Bingbing reflects on tax controversy: 'This trough is actually a good thing' Chinese movie star Fan Bingbing, who is believed to have been disappeared by her own nation for four months last year, is now thanking its Communist ...
23:28, 08/04/2019

‘Hong Kong Thing’ Is ‘Very Tough,’ but Trump Doesn’t Criticize China Critics and allies said President Trump’s relative disinterest in human rights and focus on economics have kept him from taking sides between China a...
06:14, 08/14/2019

Democrats and Republicans both love the same thing: Disastrous healthcare price controls If there’s one thing Republicans can agree on when it comes to healthcare, it’s that they are opposed to “Medicare for all.” Alternatively known as “...
07:00, 08/06/2019

‘One bad thing that I’m guilty of’: Congressman says he took photo with enemy corpse during military service The congressman from California, who is awaiting trial on unrelated corruption charges, made the remarks while talking about the Navy SEAL who is cha...
01:42, 05/28/2019

Customers Being Wrongly Detained for 'Stolen' Rental Cars Is Apparently a Thing Quite a few of you probably have plans to travel and rent cars this summer, so listen up: There have been various cases where rental car companies li...
22:14, 05/24/2019

CDC to E-Scooter Riders: Please, for the Love of God, Do the Absolute Bare Minimum Safety Thing Amidst a rise in reports that emergency rooms are seeing a spike in visits from people who have seriously messed themselves up while riding electric ...
17:56, 05/01/2019

The wildest thing about Doom Patrol is how it carries on the work of Norman Lear In terms of television series, Doom Patrol is pretty out there. Based on a DC Comics property (specifically, the late-1980s iteration written by Gran...
14:42, 06/04/2019

Rep. Duncan Hunter: Navy SEAL accused of war crimes 'did one bad thing that I'm guilty of, too' Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images California Rep. Duncan Hunter said over the weekend he was also "guilty" of taking photos with dead bodies while he was ...
02:28, 05/29/2019

John Oliver bashes Yankees fandom: ‘Wrong thing to do morally’ John Oliver is sticking it to the Yankees again. The popular comedian took aim at the Evil Empire while explaining his Mets fandom during the Amazin&...
03:14, 05/27/2019

Swamp Thing's Creepy Post-Credits Scene Could Have Been a Big Deal in Another Universe DC Universe’s Swamp Thing, a show that was too good for this world, has returned to the Green after being canceled before the series ever really got ...
07:00, 08/07/2019

A Ridiculously Low-Mileage MG Metro 6R4 Rally Car Is Headed to Auction; Someone Buy This Ugly Thing The MG Metro 6R4—named after its six cylinders, rally purpose, and four-wheel drive—may be the ugliest Group B rally car ever, but it’s also incredib...
21:28, 05/30/2019

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Proves There’s Such a Thing as Too Much Action An action-packed movie is supposedly a good thing. Is there any such thing as too much action? Of course not! Just keep stuffing it in. Need to cut s...
19:00, 07/31/2019

What WAS that thing on floor when Prince Charles hosted Trump for tea at Clarence House? Prince Charles and wife Camilla hosted Trumps for tea at Clarence House, after first clearing floor of a little media litter.    ...
19:56, 06/03/2019