GE Microwaves can now speak Google Assistant’s language

GE Microwaves can now speak Google Assistant’s language JC Torres – May 30, 2019 When people talk about smart homes and smart appliances, most probably imagine smart lighting, smart speakers, or maybe even smart washing machines. Few might think of connected refrigerators and fewer will probably think of ovens and microwaves. Yet that is exactly the kind […]

Drone flights over Iraq limited by electromagnetic interference

Drone flights over Iraq limited by electromagnetic interference By: Kelsey D. Atherton U.S. Army Sgt. Ian Templeton and Spc. Christopher Prang, Soldiers assigned to Company D, 52nd Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, conduct a pre-flight inspection on an RQ-7B Shadow unmanned aerial system at a base in Iraq, June 8, […]

We are on the verge of a no-win AI arms race, warns NGO

We are on the verge of a no-win AI arms race, warns NGO By: Kelsey D. Atherton    The close-in weapons system features many autonomous characteristics, which can inform policymakers about how to craft international treaties regarding any future developments towards lethal autonomous weapon systems. (Rufus Hucks/Navy)  When it comes to deciding to kill a human in […]