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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital lifestyle: robots taking our jobs

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... Jamie Carter lifestyle@scmp.com Beyond science friction Most of us have had our job titles changed, been made redundant, or perhaps even fired. But imagine being replaced by a robot ... workforce will be augmented by robots, citing rising salary demands as the cause. But worrying about the immediate future of assembly line jobs is terribly short-term, says Antonio Espingadeiro, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Will robots one day write a bestseller?

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... quickly in some areas of publishing that the humble human author could soon be replaced by a robot capable of dashing out flash fiction, poetry and novels in a fraction of the time. Journalists could be similarly doomed, and the news desk could soon become an even less emotional place. But does anyone actually want to read a newspaper or a novel written by a robot? Whether ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Apps take a step closer towards real AI

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... agents) is the baby of Adele Robots, a Spanish company with offices in Delaware in the United States. The University of California, Clemson University, Athens University and Keio University ... Fernandez Cossio, director of projects at Adele Robots. "Avatars have a multitude of different uses, from advising you on the purchase of a car to emulating a television news reporter." ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital Lifestyle: is the Octopus card on its last legs?

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... Sony, Samsung and LG have shown speakers and televisions that can be sent music, video and photos from a smartphone. Other NFC-controlled gadgets included a domestic cleaning robot, lighting ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Intelligent machines are on the horizon

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... robots, but machines that mimic our organic intelligence by adapting to, as well as recognising, patterns in data. AI is about making machines understand. Watson is such a supercomputer. Comprised ...

  6. Lifestyle - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Spoiler etiquette

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by BEN SIN

    ... or major plot points of the series in the opening credits in their montage of scenes." Web-savvy individuals should already be familiar with the first rule of spoiler etiquette: start your ... Bennett on the hit television series Dexter, pleads with fans to be considerate when discussing plot points, adding: "In the age of DVR [digital video recorder] and internet, not everybody ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Thought control can aid disabled

    Posted Sep 21st 2012, 12:00am by Jamie Carter

    ... project seeks to help those who cannot walk operate robotic legs, known as an orthosis or exoskeleton, purely by thinking about the intended movement. As well as the gift of movement for paralysed ... able to navigate a robot, control a camera and enter a virtual reality that lets them meet and talk to other people using BrainAble." That same speller- the P300 intendiX from Austrian ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - DIGITAL LIFESTYLE

    Digital Lifestyle: a post-mortem web presence

    Posted Nov 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Lai Hiu-yeung established an internet start-up- aptly named Perpetu- with Italian programmer Andrea Livotto. Currently in its trial phase and due to launch this month, it offers a series ...



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