This Week in Tech
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Drop It Like It’s Hot Spot
Abraham Linksys. The LAN Before Time. Drop It Like It’s Hot Spot. Can you guess what these intriguing names are being used for? Here’s what’s in a name »
[Video] Watch a Robot Dance for Joy
Kuri is the most adorable home robot you’ll ever meet. Not that it has much competition, but now it’s seriously adorable — because now it can dance »
“Alexa, how did I sleep last night?
Alexa, Amazon’s artificial intelligence device for the home, just learned a new trick. Now it can pair with “smart” mattresses to perform all sorts of bed-related functions. So not just “Alexa, how did I sleep?” But also “Alexa, warm up the left side of the bed!” »
This Surprising Work Habit Can Kill You
According to a new study, even with frequent exercise and a healthy diet, something we do at work all day is putting our lives at risk. Here’s the news. Are you sitting down? »
“Your chances of going to jail are…”
How high is your IQ? What’s your political affiliation? Are you predisposed to criminal behavior? A new form of artificial intelligence might be able to answer these questions just by looking at you. Get your poker face ready »