Robots May Replace Up To 800 Million Jobs By 2030, Report SaysAccording to a study by the McKinsey Global Institute, 400 to 800 million people could lose their jobs to automation or robot replacements by 2030.
Stephen Hawking Warns Robots May 'Replace Humans Altogether'Physicist Stephen Hawking is warning that the common movie theme is closer to reality than people think and fears AI may do away with the human race.
U.S. Takes On Japan In Highly-Anticipated Giant Robot BattleThe titanic fight will finally be aired after an American team of engineers challenged their Japanese opponents to the duel in 2015.
Facebook Shuts Down AI Robots After They Invent Their Own LanguageFacebook has shut down a pair of artificial intelligence robots after they invented their own language.
U of M Hosts 3rd Annual State Robotics CompetitionState tournament time always brings out the best in high school competition. However, on Saturday robots rather than athletes created the edge-of-your-seat drama. The third annual state robotics competition took place at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus.
Robots Battle At Mall of AmericaIt's machine vs. machine when the Midwest Robotics League returns to the Mall of America for its 2014 regional competition this weekend. The completion features 15-pound robots battling each other in an arena in three-minute matches.
Bright Minds Battle Their 'Bots At Minnesota State FairThe brightest minds at the State Fair on Friday could be found in the back corner of the Education Building showing off their 100-pound made-from-scratch robots. Precocious ingenuity collided with full-on nerdery at the High School Robotics Competition as the science class savants from Mahtomedi, Becker and Fergus Falls showed off what six weeks of electrical engineering, innovative 3-D printers and zealous ambition can spawn.
High School Students Compete For Best Robot At U Of MAbout 120 High School teams are competing at the University of Minnesota. The star of each team is a robot -- weighing up to 150 pounds.
Robotics And Automation Conference Held In St. Paul Scientists from around the world are in St. Paul this week for the annual Robotics and Automation Conference. The conference is not open to the public, but WCCO-TV got a peek.
Robots Have Hoop Dreams At High School CompetitionThere is another big basketball tournament this weekend, and the players are all robots.
Experts: Robots Can Help Sleep Apnea SufferersRobots may be able to help humans with sleep apnea sleep easier.
Robot Team Part Of STEM Day At The Fair Thursday at the Minnesota State Fair is not just Thrifty Thursday. It's also a time to celebrate creativity and science.