Posts Tagged ‘skynet’

 

FBI is worried about driverless vehicles

The FBI is reportedly worried about the use of driverless vehicles for crime. Some of their fears are related to gang violence with cars on autopilot while passengers perform drive-by shootings.  Another is vehicles being loaded up with explosives and set on some wild ride.  Hopefully the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) would step […]

Robots to overtake human Intelligence by 2029

According to Google robots will advance beyond human intelligence by 2029. The company probably has one of the best predictions given its recent acquisition binge on Artificial Intelligence and robotics companies in the last 18 months. Coupled with its in house data crunching abilities it doesn’t seem like a far fetched target.  It could be […]

U.S. Army wants Robot Troops

With the advancement of Google positioning itself as a military contractor assembling a wide reaching robotics and now Artificial Intelligence groups it adds more power to the Military to look seriously at downsizing troops on the ground.  The goal is to replace them with robots. The Telegraph

Google Buys DeepMind for SkyNet AI

Google purchased DeepMind which specializes in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.  All the better to put to use on all of those new robot companies that Google recently purchased. The purchase was for a rumored $400 million.  So if there was any doubt that Google is looking to assemble Skynet you can now rest easy. […]

NSA seeks computer to rule all

The National Security Agency (NSA) is looking to build a quantum computer that is capable of making all encryption obsolete. There are many effects that a tool this powerful could have, such as quickly entering encrypted networks like financial banking institutions, gaining entry to weapons systems such as drones.  Read all about it at the […]

Checkout DARPA DRC

DARPA put on an International robotics challenge. Checkout the progress of Skynet. DARPA put on a big robotics challenge here are the teams that were involved. Team Schaft’s 27 points (out of a possible 32) cannot be beat at #DARPADRC. Photo by @landonnordeman #popmechdrc pic.twitter.com/QR92V0vafK — Popular Mechanics (@PopMech) December 21, 2013 Shipping out to […]