This week on CCNT, India deploys Robocops, China’s gene edited babies are extra smart, synthetic DNA equals alien, and Faceborg mods realize the truth! Go follow us on our new Twitch channel and stay tuned, as we will soon announce the date of our first live stream! And we know it’s not the best platform right now, but join us on Patreon to get MORE!
AGG for the WEEK of FEB 21-27
YOU HEARD IT HERE FIRST, FOLKS!
FDA gives '23andME' the green light for genetic health tests - Story | WOFL
Twenty minutes into the future with OpenAI’s Deep Fake Text AI | Ars Technica
The 'Digit' robot could be the future of humanoid pizza deliveries
TECHNOLOGY, ROBOTS, AND AI! OH MY!
India Just Swore in Its First Robot Police Officer
Japan's robot deity delivers Buddha's teaching / Boing Boing
Robots Are Building a Robotics Museum
Atlantic League Expected To Add Robot Umpires, Mound Changes Following New MLB Agreement
This Fast Food Drive-Thru Is Now Using AI to Take Orders
Should Robots Have a License to Kill? - Scientific American
A new study explores humor in word embeddings
US Army developing AI-powered autonomous weapons — Quartz
Why AI is a threat to democracy—and what we can do to stop it - MIT Technology Review
Digital assistants should discuss with 'moral AI' whether to report illegal or immoral activity
CONSPIRACY THEORIES AND SOMETIMES FACTS!
Facebook content moderators end up believing conspiracy theories — Quartz
Amazon is full of anti-vaccine misinformation - CNN
‘Is this for real?’: Twitter perplexed by sudden CIA fixation on Black Panther movie — RT USA News
Smithsonian Admits to Destruction of Thousands of Giant Human Skeletons in Early 1900’s
Synthetic DNA could help with search for alien life - CNN
Bizarre New Theory: Something Tampered With the Early Universe
NASA was able to recreate the 'origins of life' and the results are shocking | Fox News
THE FOUR HORSEMEN OF THE TECNOCHALYPSE
Tesla CEO Elon Musk teases something mysterious happening on Thursday - Model Y unveiling? -
Op-Ed | Can Artificial Intelligence Ever Understand Fashion? | Op Ed | BoF
AI IN THE ARTS
A philosopher argues that an AI can’t be an artist - MIT Technology Review
First CRISPR therapy administered in landmark human trial
Controversial GMO Mosquito Experiment To Fight Malaria Kicks Off : Goats and Soda : NPR
Unnatural DNA just changed genetics forever - SlashGear
China’s gene-edited babies may have enhanced intelligence due to genetic quirk – BGR
Scientists Just Added Four New Letters to the Genetic Code
Scientists are now testing genetically modified mosquitoes, which is just as scary as it sounds – BGR
ICKY NEWS ALERT!
Hacked Sex Robots Could Murder People, Security Expert Warns
Bible Proves Long-Lost City of Atlantis is in Israel, Researcher Claims - Sputnik International