Meet the Most Nimble-Fingered Robot Yet

A dexterous multi-fingered robot practiced using virtual objects in a simulated world, showing how machine learning and the cloud could revolutionize manual work.

What News-Writing Bots Mean for the Future of Journalism

<em>The Washington Post</em>’s Heliograf software can autowrite tons of basic stories in no time, which could free up reporters to do more important work. The post What News-Writing Bots Mean for the Future of Journalism appeared first on WIRED.

Old-School Media Is Pulling Way More Viewers Than You Think

In researching who was watching and reading what at the end of 2016, one thing became clear: Some of the oldest voices in the news are still the biggest. The post Old-School Media Is Pulling Way More Viewers Than You Think appeared first on WIRED.