The hackers were humans. Soon AI will hack humanity

If you don’t you are already tired of worrying, consider a world where AI is the Pirates. Piracy is as old as humanity. We are creative problem solvers. We exploit…

Let ‘Lonely Mountains: Downhill’ take your breath away

Lonely mountains: descent does not open with the screech of rubber but an Alpen cow bell. An ATV avatar dressed in blue stands at the top of a trail clutching…

Firmware issue threatens to make PS4 games unreadable

Unless something changes An issue lurking in the old internal timing systems of PlayStations threatens to make all PS4 games and all downloaded PS3 games unplayable on current hardware. Right…

NASA flew its Ingenuity drone helicopter to Mars for the first time

The news: NASA flew an airplane to another planet for the first time. On Monday, April 19, Ingenuity, a 1.8-kilogram drone helicopter, lifted off from the surface of Mars, flew…

Union says Amazon violated labor law in Alabama election

The union says Amazon has also retaliated against individual supporters of the union. According to objections, the company sanctioned an outspoken union supporter for challenging anti-union rhetoric. The file indicates…

Want to get along with the robots? Pretend they are animals

WIRED: I wanted to talk about navigating relationships with domestic robots or companions, especially when it comes to empathy and developing fairly complex relationships. What can we learn from what…

NASA Lands Ingenuity, the very first helicopter on Mars

Very early this In the morning, NASA flew a small drone helicopter that its latest rover took to Mars, marking humanity’s first controlled and powered flight to another planet. The…

Police in Ogden, Utah and small towns across the United States use these surveillance technologies

One afternoon, I accompanied Heather West, the detective who had scoured gray vans in the license plate database, and Josh Terry, the analyst who spotted the kidnapper with the Cowboys…

Facebook’s Social Audio Plans Include Podcast Discovery and Clubhouse Clone

Facebook wants you to start talking and listening on Facebook. Sources say the social network plans to announce a series of products – some of which won’t appear for some…

Logitech Harmony is dead. Here’s how the smart remote got lost

“If we think of a company that has tried to make a dent in this area, what comes to mind is Harmony,” says Paul Erickson, senior analyst at research firm…