A person walks past a Google office.

What Would A Sentient, Conscious Robot Mean For Humans?

A Google engineer claimed an AI software of theirs became sentient. Now there is debate on if these sentient machines have a place in the world.


Republican U.S. Senate candidate Eric Greitens holds a shotgun in a campaign ad.
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Facebook Removes GOP Senate Candidate's 'RINO Hunting' Video

4:25A Tesla owner charges his vehicle at a charging station
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Almost 400 Self-Driver, Driver-Assisted Accidents In Less Than 1 Year

1:09Microsoft Internet Explorer logo
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Microsoft's Internet Explorer Retires After 27 Years

3:29Kids enjoy playing video games
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KMGH: Study Shows Video Games May Boost Kids' Intelligence

4:59A bitcoin symbol is shown on an LED screen during a cryptocurrency event in El Salvador.
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El Salvador Pushed For Bitcoin. Now It's Dealing With The Risk

2:51A Facebook profile on a computer screen.

Drug Sales Through Social Media Are Increasing

2:02A digital assistant device
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Our Everyday Artificial Intelligence

0:25Bitcoin mining facility in a former coal plant
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Landmark Bill To Limit Cryptomining Passes New York Legislature

0:35Exterior of the U.S. Supreme Court
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Supreme Court Blocks Texas Law On Social Media Censorship

2:58A memorial to victims of the Uvalde shooting
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The Uvalde Shooting Prompted An Immediate Wave Of Misinformation

3:05A person walks past Google offices.

Third-Party Cookies Are Going Away. What Are Marketers Trying Now?

Mobile phone apps Facebook and Instagram
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Facebook, Instagram To Reveal More On How Ads Target Users

4:25Quadriplegic German Aldana Zuniga looks at a race car.

Racing Thoughts: Quadriplegic Man Drives Race Car With His Brain

2:36A smartphone
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The U.S. Has A Spam Call Problem

5:35Benjamin Choi demonstrates his robotic prosthetic arm invention
Benjamin Choi

High School Student Develops A Mind-Controlled Prosthetic Arm

0:34Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk
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Musk: Twitter Deal On Hold Until Company Proves Spam Account Numbers

3:07Marijuana is seen on a dashboard while a state trooper talks with someone outside.
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Why Doesn't A Test To Check For Marijuana Impairment Exist?

0:28Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk
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Elon Musk Says Twitter Acquisition Is 'Temporarily On Hold'

4:09The Facebook app logo
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Why We Can't Escape Social Media

1:32Apple iPod Touch

Apple Discontinues Last iPod Model 20 Years Later

0:34Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk
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Musk Says He Would Reverse Twitter's Ban Of Former President Trump

2:54The Nextdoor logo
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How Did Nextdoor Get So Popular?

2:58Two cars sit at a charging station.

Are High Gas Prices Pushing People To Electric Vehicles?

0:23President Joe Biden
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White House Says Internet Providers To Discount Fee For Poor

4:10Twitter's app icon is shown.

Black Twitter Community Questions What Elon Musk Takeover Will Change

0:26A person holding a cellphone.
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Mental Health Apps Are Sharing Your Personal Data

8:54The image asks who gets paid from streamed songs.

Pop Quiz: Who Makes Money When You Stream A Song Online?

5:23Energy company Colonial Pipeline
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What Makes The U.S. Vulnerable To Cyberattacks?

2:51A person checks ad settings on their Facebook account.

Social Media Has Become Saturated With Ads. How Did We Get Here?

6:15A Calm add says "Do nothing for 15 seconds."

How Meditation Apps Became A Billion-Dollar Industry