robotics

How to Protect Your Job from a Robot

Planning a new career move? How’s that resume looking? To make it competitive in today’s job market, you might want to think about adding a…

If Medical Chatbots Get Smart Enough, Can I Finally Stop Going to See My Doctor?

Like pretty much all men, I hate going to the doctor. The only time in recent memory that I’ve made an exception to my medical…

I Ate a Burger Made by Flippy, the Burger-Flipping Robot Who’s Here to Take Your Minimum-Wage Job

A fast-food restaurant seems like a fitting venue for the robot apocalypse. I’m sitting in black leather chair at CaliBurger, a mostly unremarkable burger chain,…

I Attempted to Fight A Robot Faster Than Floyd Mayweather

When I first heard about a punching bag that could dodge punches — any punches, no matter how fast — I laughed. First because of how exciting it was…