Stephen Hawking Warns Robots May 'Replace Humans Altogether'Physicist Stephen Hawking is warning that the common movie theme is closer to reality than people think and fears AI may do away with the human race.
San Francisco Supervisor Seeks Permit Program For Delivery RobotsSimilarly to the permits now issued for self-driving cars, it will require that the robots be accompanied by a human who can take control quickly.
As Robots Edge Into Workplace, Universal Basic Income Idea Takes HoldMany people fear that robots and machines are destined to take jobs that human beings have held for decades.
San Francisco Supervisor Pushes State Tax On Robots To Slow AutomationSupervisor Jane Kim, who is pushing the robot tax, says it's important to think now about how people will earn a living as more U.S. jobs are lost to automation.
San Francisco Supervisor Seeks Ban On Delivery RobotsSan Francisco Supervisor Norman Yee introduced legislation Tuesday that would prohibit delivery robots on public streets in the city.
Start-Up Uses Robots To Deliver Food To Hungry UC Berkeley StudentsThey say the wheels of progress turn slowly. But a few blocks from the UC Berkeley campus, those wheels are currently bringing food to hungry students.
U.S. Army Developing Drones to Dominate More Than Just the SkySome of the country’s brightest scientific minds have been focused on a broad research program, led by the Army Research Lab (ARL), to give birth to the next generation of drones.
Grocery Delivery Robots To Deploy In Redwood CityIn a scene fitting for a science fiction movie, a fleet of delivery robots will soon be sharing the sidewalks of downtown Redwood City with the local residents.
Robot Pilots May Someday Fly Passenger And Cargo PlanesThe government and industry are collaborating on a program that seeks to replace the second human pilot in two-person flight crews with a robot co-pilot.
Mountain View Pizzeria Using Robots, High-Tech Truck To Cook Pies On The RoadA Mountain View pizzeria is putting a high-tech spin on slinging pies.
Silicon Valley Startup Uses Robots To Help Make PizzaZume is one of a growing number of food-tech firms seeking to disrupt the restaurant industry with software and robots.
Toddler Run Over, Injured By 300-Pound Robot At Stanford Shopping CenterA toddler was injured by a roaming security robot at the Stanford Shopping Center.