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Cute robot politely shows self-awareness

A robot allegedly demonstrates basic self-awareness while attempting to solve a classic logic puzzle.

By July 19, 2015

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Twitter's exiting CEO says successor needs to be resilient, self-aware

At Bloomberg's tech conference, Dick Costolo discusses his future, which doesn't include returning to standup comedy. He also avoids naming names in regard to a possible replacement.

By June 16, 2015

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9 gadgets that should never become self-aware

Skynet doesn't keep Crave's Eric Mack up at night, but the prospect of a Roomba that can match his wit sure does. Here's why, plus eight more technologies he'd rather would just keep playing dumb.

By July 11, 2013

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Science mag warns: 'Could the Net become self-aware?'

It sounds like an Astroturf campaign for the upcoming computers-gone-bad movie "Terminator: Salvation," but in fact New Scientist magazine is being completely serious when it asks if the Internet itself could soon become "self-aware."

By May 1, 2009

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PlayStation 3 moves one step closer to becoming self-aware

Sony says v2.60 firmware update will include many enhancements to the system's media capabilities.

By January 21, 2009

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Researchers unveil a self-aware robot

The four-legged, starfishlike machine can sense damage to its body and, on its own, think up a way to recover. Photos: How a robot learns to walk--and limp

By November 17, 2006

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'Deadpool' teaser trailer proves he really is the Merc with a Mouth

If you're going to do a teaser trailer, this is how you do it. Fox's "Deadpool" teaser (not safe for work) is one big ball of meta that definitely breaks the fourth wall.

By August 3, 2015

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Aliens will look just like humans, says Cambridge professor

Technically Incorrect: Building on the principle of evolutionary convergence, an academic says it's likely that aliens will resemble us.

By July 2, 2015

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Twitter wants a CEO who can make a 'full-time commitment'

The microblogging site is proceeding with a "sense of urgency" as interim CEO Jack Dorsey says he's going to remain chief exec of mobile-payments company Square.

By June 22, 2015

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Drone turns evil in this parody horror movie trailer

A store-bought drone becomes sentient and sets out for blood in this parody trailer for "The Drone." Is this our future?

By June 4, 2015