Wednesday, 23 October , 2019

Artificial Intelligence

What the new arms race will look like in a post-INF...

27 Aug, 2019 Washington ending the INF arms control treaty has raised fears of a new “arms race.” This time it will be about more...

Towards a pre-revolutionary situation in France

by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos The French crisis seems now to approach what was described in the past as a classical pre-revolutionary situation. This fact does confirm, once...

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could end mankind

By Rory Cellan-Jones 2 December 2014 Prof Stephen Hawking, one of Britain's pre-eminent scientists, has said that efforts to create thinking machines pose a threat to...

Thousands Of Scientists Sign Pledge Against Developing Lethal A.I.

By Aaron Kesel July 19, 2018 Thousands of leading scientists have urged their colleagues against helping governments create killer robots, making the movie The Terminator a...

Global civilisation to descend into ‘hell on earth’ unless we choose...

British energy pioneer warns of uncertain future while highlighting increasing probability of a ‘great transition’ By Nafeez Ahmed Jun 5, 2018 Published by INSURGE intelligence, a crowdfunded...

Amazon’s fusion with the state shows neoliberalism’s drift to neo-fascism

By Elliot Gabriel June 30, 2018 Originally published: Mint Press News (June 29, 2018) In Part 1 of our investigative series on Surveillance Capitalism, MPN spoke to...

AI and robotics reality show to hit the TV screen in...

By Jiang Jie People's Daily Online    September 20, 2017 China on Tuesday unveiled its first TV reality show on AI and robotics called “Fighting My Bots.” The show,...

Putin: Robots will eat us

By Sean Adl-Tabatabai September 23, 2017 Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that robots with Artificial Intelligence will eventually “eat us” in the near future.  Putin asked...

Export of Israeli drones frozen after suspected live demo in Armenia

By Anna Ahronheim The Defense Ministry has suspended the export license of Israeli firm Aeronautics Defense Systems following an investigation into claims Azerbaijan asked it...

China warns tensions on Korean Peninsula at ‘tipping point’

China has warned that the situation on the Korean Peninsula has reached “tipping point,” just hours after Pyongyang launched a ballistic missile. Meanwhile, North...