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Yale teaches robots not to mess with people’s stuff

by Tristan Greene, TNW

When it comes to getting a quality education, a robot could do far worse than a program at Yale. Machine learning researchers at the Ivy-League university recently started teaching robots about the nuances of social interaction. And there’s no better place to start than with possessions.

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Robots Will Take Two-Thirds of All Jobs In the Developing World, UN Says

by Jordan Pearson, MotherBoard

It’s a common belief that low-wage workers will be hit the hardest by advanced robots in the workplace. When we take a global perspective on this, the people that will be most affected by widespread automation won’t be workers in North America, according to a new United Nations report—it’ll be people in developing countries. Continue reading Robots Will Take Two-Thirds of All Jobs In the Developing World, UN Says