The New Reality Of Killer Robots In Warfare
The military may start using robotic, autonomous weapons with the capacity for violence, and these could bring an onslaught of ethical issues.
Chatbot intended to help people with eating disorders turns 'harmful'
Multiple people who chatted with Tessa said its responses would have "derailed" their progress or could've even had deadly consequences.
Microsoft to pay $20M to settle charges of misusing children's data
The FTC accused Microsoft of collecting data on children who signed up for Xbox accounts without notifying parents or obtaining their consent.
World's 1st biometric 'smart gun' aims to lower shootings and suicides
The gun unlocks only for an authorized user by incorporating built-in fingerprint and facial-recognition sensors — just like a smartphone.
Norfolk Southern seeks to dismiss lawsuit over Ohio derailment
Residents claim Norfolk Southern should be held liable for property damage and health issues, but the railroad says it's protected under federal law.
Youth sports have positive impact on mental health, study says
The study showed that participation in youth sports led to an increase in self-esteem.
Report shows US gun deaths reached record levels during COVID pandemic
A new report indicates that a spike in firearm fatalities coincided with record gun sales in 2020 and 2021.