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Scientists create cyborg cockroaches to save human lives

The swarm of robo-roaches can embark on search-and-rescue missions after natural disasters like earthquakes and quickly locate survivors trapped under the rubble.

By Malavika Pradeep

From bestie to sex partner, Tesla’s Optimus AI robot could soon replace human connections

By Sam Wareing

Afghanistan’s Taliban to ban TikTok because it ‘promotes violence’

By Alma Fabiani

Creepy-looking VR gadget ‘mutalk’ allows metaverse users to scream like nobody’s listening

By Charlie Sawyer

Cutout collages are the new ‘it girl’ trend here to scrapbook your life

By Malavika Pradeep

Smart public toilet requires QR code to access and rates the crap people leave behind

By Alma Fabiani

Startup uses AI to remove call centre workers’ accents and make them sound ‘whiter’

By Malavika Pradeep

Woman comes back from the dead to speak to family at her own funeral, thanks to AI

By Sam Wareing

Snap gives up on ‘friendly’ selfie-taking drone just 4 months after launch

By Alma Fabiani

Watch creepy robot Ameca smile and imitate human expressions in terrifying video

By Alma Fabiani

Instagram introduces new feature that lets users hide weight loss ads from their feeds

By Alma Fabiani

AI terrifyingly predicts what our last selfies on Earth would look like

By Malavika Pradeep

Elon Musk fans want to throw children in front of Tesla after its autopilot allegedly ran over kid-sized dummies

By Malavika Pradeep

Virtual reality helps doctors separate three-year-old conjoined twins with fused brains

By Malavika Pradeep

AI gone rogue: chess-playing robot breaks 7-year-old opponent’s finger in tournament

By Malavika Pradeep

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