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Elon Musk Donates Millions to Protect Humans from Artificial Intelligence
By Steve Crowe · 2 July, 2015 • The Future of Life Institute has donated $7 million to help keep artificial intelligence beneficial to humans. Most of that funding came from Elon Musk, who is one of the group's top donors.
Drone vs. Lifeguard Race: Who Will Save Swimmer Faster?
By Steve Crowe · 2 July, 2015 • Who will win in a race to get to a distressed swimmer: a drone or a human lifeguard? Watch the video to find out.
Robot Kills Worker in Volkswagen Factory Accident
By RT Staff · 1 July, 2015 • A 21-year-old technician, who was installing a robot at a Volkswagen facility in Germany, was struck in the chest by the robot and pressed against a metal plate. He later died from his injuries.
Watch: Drone Helps Rescue 2 Boys from Raging River
By Steve Crowe · 1 July, 2015 • Officials in Auburn, Maine used a drone to deliver a life jacket and safety line to two boys who were stranded on a rock in the middle of the raging Little Androscoggin River.
Here’s What it’s Like Driving Behind a Google Self-Driving Car
By Steve Crowe · 1 July, 2015 • Watch a Google self-driving car safely navigate the streets of Mountain View, Calif.
Download: Win a Grillbot Automatic Grill Cleaning Robot
By Steve Crowe · 30 June, 2015 • Win a Grillbot automatic grill cleaning robot and spend more time doing the things you enjoy. Grillbot will automatically clean any gas or charcoal grill, whether the grill is hot (up to 250 degrees) or cold.
Why More Drone Regulation is the Wrong Approach
By Stephen Mann · 30 June, 2015 • "Dangerous" and "invasion of privacy" concerns over small UAVs are ridiculous, driven by paranoia borne of ignorance.
How to Turn Apple Watch Packaging into a Drone
By Steve Crowe · 26 June, 2015 • A DIYer builds a flyable drone out of the packaging for an Apple Watch. Here's how.
10 Jobs Robots Will Never Replace
By Steve Crowe · 26 June, 2015 • Here are 10 jobs that have less than a 1 percent chance of ever being replaced by robots, according to researchers.
14 of Maine’s Top Jobs at Risk of Being Taken Over by Robots
By RT Staff · 26 June, 2015 • A new report says fourteen of the top 20 jobs in Maine have a 50 percent or greater chance of being taken over by robots.
Controversy Ensues as Google Self-Driving Cars Hit California Roads
By Steve Crowe · 26 June, 2015 • Google's self-driving cars have officially taken to the roads of California, but the controversy the controversy begin as two self-driving cars reportedly had a near-collision in Silicon Valley. Or did they?
Poll: How to Make Consumer Drones Safer?
By Steve Crowe · 25 June, 2015 • Drones can't continue to fly near commercial airplanes and obstruct firefighters. So what's the answer? Is there an answer?
Here’s a Perfect Example of Why We Need More Consumer Drone Regulation
By Steve Crowe · 24 June, 2015 • While trying to contain the wildfires in California, firefighters are seeing more consumer drones hovering over active fires.
Drone Experts: Consumer Drone Safety Act Would Stifle Innovation
By Steve Crowe · 23 June, 2015 • Drone experts react to the Consumer Drone Safety Act, saying that adding "technology restrictions doesn’t make sense," that drones would become too expensive and companies would go out of business.
Will Robot Bullying Trigger the Robot Uprising?
By RT Staff · 23 June, 2015 • A new study finds that children lacked empathy for a humanoid robot inside a shopping mall. The children admitted the robots human-likeness, yet they continued to kick, punch and beat the android.

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Win a Grillbot Automatic Grill Cleaning Robot
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Why More Drone Regulation is the Wrong Approach
Personal drones are just not the terror in the skies that we...

Controversy Ensues as Google Self-Driving Cars Hit California Roads
Let the controversy begin as two self-driving cars reportedly had a near-collision...

Here’s a Perfect Example of Why We Need More Consumer Drone Regulation
While trying to contain the wildfires in California, firefighters are seeing more...