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Learning Code at Code: Play-i Seeks to Teach Kids to Program With Robot Friends - Re/code

Learning Code at Code: Play-i Seeks to Teach Kids to Program With Robot Friends - Re/code | Internet of things | Scoop.it
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based startup creating robots that help teach kids between the ages of 5 and 12 how to code.
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Quantify Everything: A Dream of a Feminist Data Future

Quantify Everything: A Dream of a Feminist Data Future | Internet of things | Scoop.it
Women’s lives have been subjected to quantification for decades.

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How to Keep Your Job When Your Boss Is a Robot - Bloomberg

How to Keep Your Job When Your Boss Is a Robot - Bloomberg | Internet of things | Scoop.it
How to Keep Your Job When Your Boss Is a Robot Bloomberg There's no need to take up arms -- they come in peace -- but you may want to dust off your resume and make sure you have the skills that our future robot overlords will be looking for.
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Bionic plants | Machines Like Us

Bionic plants | Machines Like Us | Internet of things | Scoop.it
Nanotechnology could turn shrubbery into supercharged energy producers or sensors for explosives.

Plants have many valuable functions: They provide food and fuel, release the oxygen that we breathe, and add beauty to our surroundings.
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As Robots Evolve the Workforce, Will Labor Laws Keep Pace? - Singularity Hub

As Robots Evolve the Workforce, Will Labor Laws Keep Pace? - Singularity Hub | Internet of things | Scoop.it
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ekso-bionics-exoskeleton Everyday, robots pop up in more workplaces.
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Missing aircraft: time to get serious about the internet of things ...

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Missing aircraft: time to get serious about the internet of things. 09/03/2014. By Adam Tinworth. It seems almost unbelievable that in the early 21st century, we could just lose a commercial airliner.
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Ex-Apple Programmer Crowdfunds 'Internet Of Things' Maker Kit | Cult of Mac

Ex-Apple Programmer Crowdfunds 'Internet Of Things' Maker Kit | Cult of Mac | Internet of things | Scoop.it
QuickTime architect, ex-Apple programmer, and former trusted Steve Jobs lieutenant Peter Hoddie has launched a new Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign.
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The internet of things is embedding itself into everyday items - The Guardian

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The Guardian The internet of things is embedding itself into everyday items The Guardian David Cameron CeBit conference David Cameron announced on Sunday that the UK government will increase the budget for technology firms to work on 'internet of...
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Google and robots: The real reasons behind the shopping spree - TechRepublic

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The short answer is simple, robotics are becoming increasingly data driven, operating based on sensors and algorithms.
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Will we be able to resist the robots' advances? - Telegraph.co.uk (blog)

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Will we be able to resist the robots' advances? Telegraph.co.uk (blog) Ever since Fritz Lang's Metropolis, it's been hard to imagine a future without robots.
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How to stay ahead of robots in the 'second machine age' - PBS NewsHour

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PBS NewsHour How to stay ahead of robots in the 'second machine age' PBS NewsHour Brynjolfsson and McAfee, authors of “The Second Machine Age,” see the robotic competition as an opportunity for America to invest in the training and entrepreneurship...
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HowStuffWorks "10 Robots With Dirty Jobs"

HowStuffWorks "10 Robots With Dirty Jobs" | Internet of things | Scoop.it
These 10 robots with dirty jobs take on tasks that would make even Mike Rowe shudder. Meet the bots that made our list.

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In depth: Beyond the Internet of Things: the amazing tech that's ...

In depth: Beyond the Internet of Things: the amazing tech that's ... | Internet of things | Scoop.it
But as well as headaches, the quantum world offers us opportunities - we can take advantage of radically new properties of matter. As the Internet of Things dives down this path, we'll see individual devices getting both ...
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Getting Started with Sensors: Measure the World with Electronics, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi | Shoppers Mall

Getting Started with Sensors: Measure the World with Electronics, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi | Shoppers Mall | Internet of things | Scoop.it
To build electronic projects that can sense the physical world, you need to build circuits based around sensors: electronic components that react to physical ph (Getting Started...
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Blue River and its farm robots harvest another $10M - GigaOM

Blue River and its farm robots harvest another $10M - GigaOM | Internet of things | Scoop.it
Blue River and its farm robots harvest another $10M GigaOM Startup Blue River Technology — the brains behind a weed-pulling, machine-learning lettuce robot — have raised another round of $10 million to hire new scientists and engineers and develop...
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Study Shows That People Are Surprisingly Likely To Take Orders From A Robot ... - Business Insider

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Connected home trend skyrockets. Smart home sensors lead the way - HomeTechTell

Connected home trend skyrockets. Smart home sensors lead the way - HomeTechTell | Internet of things | Scoop.it
ABI research says that smart homes are here to say, with dual-purpose smart home sensors leading the charge. (Connected home trend skyrockets.
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Give your car a big smile: Emotion sensors aim to lessen incidents of road rage - Tech Times

Give your car a big smile: Emotion sensors aim to lessen incidents of road rage - Tech Times | Internet of things | Scoop.it
Tech Times Give your car a big smile: Emotion sensors aim to lessen incidents of road rage Tech Times Hua Gao, one of the EPFL scientists who worked on the emotion sensors, said that the diversity of the human expressions is the biggest challenge...
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The robots are coming for your job. Here’s how to respond.

The robots are coming for your job. Here’s how to respond. | Internet of things | Scoop.it
Google chairman Eric Schmidt warns that those who lack the skills to work with machines will be left behind.
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The next step for the Internet of Things: Less screen, more living - Fortune

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FORTUNE -- Duncan Lamb has a mission.
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Toymaker says children can learn to code - The Southland Times

Toymaker says children can learn to code - The Southland Times | Internet of things | Scoop.it
Toymaker says children can learn to code The Southland Times Kindergarten kids can write computer code and computer science should be a fundamental skill for children as young as five, according to a start-up team developing programmable toy robots...
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Designing robots that can keep secrets - Phys.Org

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Designing robots that can keep secrets Phys.Org That is why Oxford University researchers are exploring the privacy concerns around surrogate robots in their EPSRC-funded project 'Being There: Humans and Robots in Public Spaces', which will be...
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Robots will be smarter than us all by 2029, warns AI expert Ray Kurzweil

Robots will be smarter than us all by 2029, warns AI expert Ray Kurzweil | Internet of things | Scoop.it
By 2029, computers will be able to understand our language, learn from experience and outsmart even the most intelligent humans, according to Google’s director of engineering Ray Kurzweil.
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Printable Robots

This video shows three of the first devices to be prototyped at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) using a new technology that could make it possible for the average person to design, customize and print a specialized robot in a matter of hours. MIT is leading an ambitious new project to reinvent how robots are produced and designed, funded by a $10 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).


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Paper robots could have a strong, gentle touch - tech - 10 February 2012 - New Scientist

Paper robots could have a strong, gentle touch - tech - 10 February 2012 - New Scientist | Internet of things | Scoop.it
Paper structures filled with air could lead to new soft robots that can handle delicate objects...

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Alexander Bratton's curator insight, February 21, 2014 2:50 PM

Paper robots are strong and have a gentle touch