Few Jobs Safe From Robotics, AI Advances


The age of connected and intelligent systems has been a subject of intense media coverage and hot debate, but the implications will be much greater than many have forecast. Most predictions paint a rather bleak picture for lower-income blue collar jobs. Many will be replaced with automation resulting from the combination of advanced sensor, connectivity, processing, robotics and artificial intelligence technologies. However, the impact on white collar jobs and communities may be even more significant.

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Google, social media both big winners in third presidential debate

References to tech were prominent in the third and final presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday night.

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Trump Hauls Out Google Conspiracy Theory for Another Airing


Perhaps still reeling from what’s widely viewed as the bruising he took in a debate watched by more than 80 million people on TV earlier this week — countless more online — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday opened a campaign rally with a previously discredited attack. Trump began his speech at the Waukesha, Wisconsin, event by touting an online Google poll that showed him up two points nationwide — but then followed that by saying Google’s search engine was biased in favor of his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton.

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Hacking, Russia, loom large during first presidential debate

Cybersecurity took center stage during Monday’s first presidential debate as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump clashed on keeping America’s networks safe.

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Clinton won Google searches, Trump dominated Twitter during first presidential debate

Hillary Clinton led in Google searches during Monday’s fiery first presidential debate, although Donald Trump was the most discussed candidate on Twitter.

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President Obama urges prudence from both sides of encryption debate, warns against 'absolutist' position

Article Image Speaking on the encryption debate at SXSW Interactive in Austin on Friday, President Barack Obama carefully navigated the waters between government overreach and civil liberties, saying that while both sides need to make concessions, encryption advocates should avoid taking an absolutist stance on the issue.

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Government says Apple arguments in encryption case a 'diversion,' presents point-by-point rebuttal

Article Image As the Apple vs. FBI encryption debate heats up in California, the U.S. government on Thursday fired back at Apple’s oppositions to a court order compelling its assistance in an FBI investigation, and in a new motion discounted a number of arguments related to supposed backdoors, “master keys,” the All Writs Act and more.

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Apple, FBI battle a wedge issue for American voters, poll shows

Article Image The ongoing philosophical debate between Silicon Valley — with Apple at the forefront — and the federal government over encryption has split the American electorate in two distinct but equal camps, a new survey shows.

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Apple participated in search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Article Image As part of testimony related to the ongoing San Bernardino iPhone encryption debate, Apple General Counsel Bruce Sewell on Tuesday told members of the House Judiciary Committee that the company offered technical assistance to investigators searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 after the plane was declared missing in 2014.

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Watch Republicans Marco Rubio & Ted Cruz side with FBI in Apple encryption debate

Article Image At the last Republican debate before the “Super Tuesday” primaries, the remaining candidates for U.S. president said they believe Apple should help the FBI unlock the iPhone 5c used by one of the San Bernardino shooters.

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Rev. Jesse Jackson lauds Tim Cook's stand against FBI demands

Article Image Chiming in on the Apple-FBI encryption debate, Rev. Jesse Jackson on Thursday came out in opposition of the U.S. government’s order demanding Apple create an iPhone encryption workaround, while praising CEO Tim Cook’s fight for civil liberties.

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House committee invites Apple CEO Tim Cook, FBI Director James Comey to discuss encryption

Article Image Amid a firestorm of debate sparked by Apple’s decision to fight an FBI data request, the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce on Friday invited Apple CEO Tim Cook and FBI Director James Comey to offer testimony on the nuanced issues surrounding encryption.

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Senate committee chair mulls bill to punish companies that refuse decryption requests

Article Image Amid a raging digital security debate sparked by Apple’s fight to protect encryption FBI, the Senate Intelligence Committee is said to be working on legislation that would criminalize companies unwilling to comply with court-ordered decryption requests.

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Apple grants widow access to husband's Apple ID after demanding court order

Article Image Apple’s strict data protection policies sparked debate over so-called “digital legacy” issues this week, as the company refused to supply a recently widowed Canadian woman with her late husband’s Apple ID password.

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New smart gun technology may help with gun safety in the US

The debate on guns is one of the most divisive in the country, and President Barack Obama’s recent executive action has only deepened the rift between two sides that often seem to be speaking past one another.

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Apple's iPad Pro vs. 12-inch MacBook with Retina display: which is best for you?

Article Image Since the announcement of the iPad Pro, there’s been a great deal of debate about whether a jumbo-sized tablet running iOS can truly replace your laptop. If you’re thinking about your next technology purchase and are on the fence between an iPad Pro and a MacBook, AppleInsider is here to help you break down the decision.

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Ethicist calls for ban on sex robots

The smoldering sex robot debate is about to get a whole lot hotter, and according to the BBC, it now includes very vocal social backlash pertaining to the human use of robots for sex.

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