If you’ve used Apple’s Siri, Google Assistant or Amazon’s Alexa—or at least come across them—you may have already heard of the next supposed ‘big thing’ in artificial intelligence: chatbots.
You might think you’ve stumbled across a proposal for the fourth Austin Powers film, but this blog comes from Post-Doctoral Research Assistant Andrew West. Andrew puts lasers on robots and makes them boldly go where no robot has gone before…
Could robots provide support for humans as we age? We’ve asked an expert for the answer.
The question we’re most often asked when we talk to people about the future of robotics is, simply: ‘When will robots take over the world?’
When it comes to robotics, the future is not two-legged.
In this guest post, Tom Renn, Managing Director of Manchester Science Partnerships asks: how close are we to living in a robot world?