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Humanoid robots are a vanity project: an attack to create bogus life in our own image – about trying to play God. The botheration is, we’re not very good at it. Ask addition on the street to name a robot and you might hear “Terminator”, “the Cybermen” or “that gold one from Star Wars”. What you’re not going to be given are names like Tesla Model X, Cassini or DJI Inspire 2. These are all robots, but they don’t follow the sci-fi anecdotal of what robots should be like. The fact is, the robots of the near future won’t be going about on two legs like the ambiguity C3PO. And they’ll be much more able than us bipeds.

Google Photos bygone upped its AI game by acceptance users to cobble calm slideshows of their admired images with a number of new themes. While the Assistant always pieced calm analogous images in the form of mini-collages, the new update goes full-on slideshow in creating a collage with dozens of images, complete with a soundtrack to match your chosen theme.

When money is on the line, going dark after admonishing is rarely the best idea. Last night, Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency barter Binance did just that. With little admonishing beforehand, and a bulletin after claiming it needed 12 hours to complete site upgrades, people started to panic.