Robot enthusiasts coming to Cornell to connect to robotics community

WHAT: Roboticists gather for two-day robotic showcase, research meeting, and job fair WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 29 to Sunday, Oct. 30 WHERE: Schwartz Auditorium, Rockefeller Hall, Cornell University MEDIA: The event is open to the public, but registration is required. Media members are asked to RSVP to Melissa Osgood in Cornell’s Media Relations Office at 607-255-2059 […]

Despite recent incidents, driver-assist technology will save lives

Tesla Motors Inc. faces a lawsuit related to its Autopilot system, after reports surfaced that a man killed in a crash in China had activated the driver-assist feature of his car. Bart Selman, an artificial intelligence and computer science expert at Cornell University, says despite recent incidents, self-driving cars – much like commercial flights – […]