« Earlier this year, Facebook confirmed it was trialling Reddit-style upvote and downvote buttons on public posts, with the aim of improving the quality of discourse on the platform. Now, it appears the feature is rolling out to a greater number of users ».
Source : Facebook rolls out its downvote button to more users
“We don’t want to have to explicitly use verbal cues or a push of a button, something that’s very unnatural for the human to communicate with the robot,” Gil adds. “We want this to be very natural and almost seamless.” And nothing is more seamless than a robot reading your mind.
“We’re also very interested in the potential for using this idea in driving,” says Rus, “where you have passengers in an autonomous car and the passengers’ fears or brain signals—I mean this is getting futuristic—but the brain waves from the passengers get used by the car to adjust its own behavior.”
Plus simple qu’un bouton ? Really ?
Source : Baxter the Robot Fixes Its Mistakes by Reading Your Mind | WIRED
A spokesperson said the idea for the virtual shortcuts came from the success of the physical buttons and is not connected to the reported expiration of the Amazon patent for one-click purchases.
Source : Amazon just launched virtual ‘Dash’ buttons for one-click buying from the homepage – Recode
The aim of the Drive Me research project is to focus on how to enhance people’s lives and have a positive impact on society. We take a holistic rather than a purely technical approach to our research and development processes. No one else to our knowledge is developing autonomous drive from a human-centric standpoint.
Source : Volvo Cars puts people first in the development of autonomous cars – Volvo Car USA Newsroom
Ce maître a une poképoule aux œufs d’or entre les mains, qui repose sur des principes fragiles et une communauté de passionnés qui peut très vite retourner sa veste.
Source : Pokémon Go : après la mise à jour, la colère des joueurs – Pop culture – Numerama
Proposer qu’une interaction entre un objet technique et un individu soit “magique” fait que lorsque les choses tournent mal, on se rapproche plus du film d’horreur.
Source : Livraison trente-cinq: lift16, technologie X Magie 💻🔮👻, 1983 et un mardi gras cajun – Nicolas Nova
Tinder users will be able to swipe up once per day; those who pay for Tinder Plus (variable pricing depending on location and age) will get five each day.
Source : Tinder is offering a brand-new swipe option for people you “super like” – Quartz