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The 10 Best Deals of April 7, 2021
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The 10 Best Deals of April 7, 2021

Gif: Juliana Clark Wednesday’s Best Deals | Kinja Deals It’s April 7, and we at Kinja Deals are here to bring you the top 10 deals of the day. Get your workout in while working from home with the Cubii Pro Under-Desk Elliptical. Level up your skills with the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite 2021 Course...

Elon Musk, Who Denied COVID Science, Says COVID Vaccines Are Good
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Elon Musk, Who Denied COVID Science, Says COVID Vaccines Are Good

Image by Daniel Oberhaus via Flickr / Futurism In a striking reversal, Tesla CEO Elon Musk has decided that vaccines are a good thing after all. Better late than never, I guess. After spreading misleading information about the COVID-19 pandemic last year, the billionaire seems to finally have considered the science. “To be clear, I...

Boston Dynamics Robot Runs Out of Battery During Military Combat Drill, Needs to Be Carried
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Boston Dynamics Robot Runs Out of Battery During Military Combat Drill, Needs to Be Carried

The French army’s foremost military school, École Spéciale Militaire de Saint-Cyr, has shown off pictures of the latest addition to its team of combatants: a four-legged robotic dog called Spot, built by US firm Boston Dynamics. 21. Je déploie le robot pour reconnaitre OSCAR3.Retour en images sur l’exercice de recherche appliquée organisé les 30 et...

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Quantum computers will win the next world war

What would happen if an AI gained control of the US military’s nuclear stash and decided to preemptively win World War 3 before any perceived enemy nations could react? Fans of cinema from the 1980s may recognize that query as the plot to the classic science-fiction film “Wargames” starring a young Matthew Broderick. It was...

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Coded Bias director Shalini Kantayya: ‘Data rights are civil rights’

In 2015, Joy Buolamwini, a graduate student at MIT, was developing a device called the Aspire Mirror. Onlookers would stare into a webcam and then see a reflection on their face of something that inspires them. At least, that was the plan. But Buolamwini quickly noticed that the facial recognition software was struggling to track her face — until...

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Amsterdam trials electric ‘trash boats’ to clean up its streets

This article was originally published by Sarah Wray on Cities Today, the leading news platform on urban mobility and innovation, reaching an international audience of city leaders. For the latest updates follow Cities Today on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube, or sign up for Cities Today News. Amsterdam is piloting electric waste collection boats to...