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‘Tech vest’ prevents Amazon workers from colliding with robot co-workers

‘Tech vest’ prevents Amazon workers from colliding with robot co-workers Amazon workers at its fulfillment centers are using “tech vests” to help protect them from collisions with their robot co-workers. The robots already have obstacle avoidance sensors, but the belt offers another layer of safety. The post ‘Tech vest’ prevents …

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Amazon patents a technology to help Alexa fight fake voice attacks

Amazon patents a technology to help Alexa fight fake voice attacks Amazon filed a patent this month for a new technology that looks like it would help its digital assistant Alexa fight fake voice attacks that could potentially fool Alexa’s biometric security protocols. The post Amazon patents a technology to …

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Backing Culture Genesis, T.I. launches TechCypha, an investment syndicate for tech deals – TechCrunch

Backing Culture Genesis, T.I. launches TechCypha, an investment syndicate for tech deals – TechCrunch With an inaugural investment into the Los Angeles-based entertainment startup Culture Genesis, Clifford Harris Jr., who’s better known as “T.I.”, has launched a new syndicated investment vehicle called Tech Cypha. Launched by the music and cultural impresario with …

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Privacy campaigner Schrems slaps Amazon, Apple, Netflix, others with GDPR data access complaints – TechCrunch

Privacy campaigner Schrems slaps Amazon, Apple, Netflix, others with GDPR data access complaints – TechCrunch European privacy campaigner Max Schrems has filed a fresh batch of strategic complaints at tech giants, including Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Spotify and YouTube. The complaints, filed via his non-profit privacy and digital rights organization, noyb, …

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Amazon shareholders want the company to stop selling facial recognition to law enforcement – TechCrunch

Amazon shareholders want the company to stop selling facial recognition to law enforcement – TechCrunch Amazon shareholders are demanding the company stop selling Rekognition, the company’s facial recognition software, to law enforcement. Unless the board of directors determines the technology “does not cause or contribute to actual or potential violations …

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Dreaming of Mars, the startup Relativity Space gets its first launch site on Earth – TechCrunch

Dreaming of Mars, the startup Relativity Space gets its first launch site on Earth – TechCrunch 3D-printing the first rocket on Mars. That’s the goal Tim Ellis and Jordan Noone set for themselves when they founded Los Angeles-based Relativity Space in 2015. At the time they were working from a WeWork …

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Robotics + AI demo table while you can – TechCrunch

Robotics + AI demo table while you can – TechCrunch Innovation’s leading-edge lives at the intersection of robotics and AI. What could possibly be more exciting than attending TechCrunch Sessions: Robotics + AI on April 18 — where you’ll spend a full day immersed in these world-changing technologies? Well, you …

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