Digital Health, Menopause, And The $150 Billion Ignorance

The idea of this story came from personal experience. During the past year, I have spent countless hours and a bucketload of money trying to figure out what the heck is wrong with my health. I was feeling worse and worse, having various symptoms, totally inexplicable with my impeccable test results. During this journey, not […]

Beyond Humanoid Robots |

Home » Artificial intelligence » Beyond Humanoid Robots NASA Ames have shown that a simplified manufacturing and construction process is very powerful. More capable mass produced humanoid robots will be even more transformative. The NASA construction has 1% of the mass of water for the total construction volume. Lightweight and modular construction will create structures […]

Why the New York Times’ AI Copyright Lawsuit Will Be Tricky to Defend

The New York Times’ (NYT) legal proceedings against OpenAI and Microsoft has opened a new frontier in the ongoing legal challenges brought on by the use of copyrighted data to “train” or improve generative AI. There are already a variety of lawsuits against AI companies, including one brought by Getty Images against Stability AI, which […]

What’s next after the death of Russian opposition leader Navalny?

Lenoe: In the short run, in Russia at least, terror does intimidate the opposition and silences all but the most determined dissidents. If the regime is structurally shaky—for example, if it’s under foreign threat, does not have control of the security services, or faces serious economic problems—repression may backfire, even in the short term. In […]

18 Elementary Schoolers Hospitalized After Classroom Science Experiment

Image by Roz Bannan/Getty Images First responders were called onto the scene last week after a bunch of schoolkids got sick after doing a science experiment. As Nashville’s WKRN reported, the third graders in the central Tennessee town of Gallatin were doing an experiment with dry ice, conducted by an unnamed “outside group,” when several reported […]

Eight Trends in the Evolving Universe of Generative AI in 2024

2. Election Meddling with AI: Navigating the Double-Edged Sword Election seasons have always been rife with strategic communications, some transparent and others veiled. However, as we approach the pivotal leadership races in 2024 in major democracies like the USA, UK, and India, a new player enters the arena: generative AI. This powerful technology offers both […]

Sci Fi News & roundup!

First a few items about my own works. In about a month, two of my books – Earth and Glory Season – will be re-released by Open Road Media – with gorgeous new covers, in both trade paperback and ebook versions.  Pre-order now? Here, Mark Rayner’s lovely review of my novel Earth is very flattering.  For any of you […]

Career Guide In Digital Health And Healthcare AI

It seems like every other day, someone reaches out to us – aiming their questions at Dr. Meskó, our lead researcher – seeking career advice. Now, let’s set the record straight: doling out career guidance isn’t exactly what we do. Yet, here we are, writing this article. Why? Even though we’re not career advisors, we’re […]

Tesla FSD Version 12.X Wide Release in a Few Weeks

Home » Artificial intelligence » Tesla FSD Version 12.X Wide Release in a Few Weeks Elon Musk said that the Tesla FSD Version 12.X will go into wide release in a few weeks. Just working out the bugs. Should go to wide release in a few weeks. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) February 16, 2024 Fisherman’s […]

This Week’s Awesome Tech Stories From Around the Web (Through February 17)

OpenAI Teases an Amazing New Generative Video Model Called SoraWill Douglas Heaven | MIT Technology Review“OpenAI has built a striking new generative video model called Sora that can take a short text description and turn it into a detailed, high-definition film clip up to a minute long. …The sample videos from OpenAI’s Sora are high-definition […]