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Job seekers line up to apply during "Amazon Jobs Day" at the Fulfillment Center in Fall River

Amazon Scraps Secret AI Recruiting Tool That Showed Bias against Women

By Jeffrey Dastin SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Inc's machine-learning specialists uncovered a big problem: their new recruiting engine did not like women The team had been...
High-tension electrical power lines are seen near the Golfech nuclear plant on the border of the Garonne River between Agen and Toulouse

Run Your Dishwasher When The Sun Shines: Dynamic Power Pricing Grows

By Geert De Clercq PARIS (Reuters) One day, the weather could drive your domestic schedule. Your dishwasher springs to life at the windiest time of...
Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella speaks at the Viva Tech start-up and technology summit in Paris

Exclusive: Microsoft Takes Aim at Amazon with Push for Checkout-Free Retail

By Jeffrey Dastin and Stephen Nellis SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) Microsoft Corp is working on technology that would eliminate cashiers and checkout lines from stores, in a...
Kawasaki Heavy Industries' collaborative robot stacks rice balls at Delicious Cook & Co's food factory in Narashino

Japanese Companies See Big Things in Small-Scale Industrial Robots

By Makiko Yamazaki TOKYO (Reuters) A two-armed robot in a Japanese factory carefully stacks rice balls in a box, which a worker carries off for...
Robots assemble an Ikea chair in Singapore

Flatpack Fear No More? Robot Assembles IKEA Chair Frame

SINGAPORE (Reuters) Robots in Singapore have completed a task many humans dread - assembling flat-packed IKEA furniture Sifting through pages of instructions and a jumble of...
Sophia, a robot integrating the latest technologies and artificial intelligence is pictured during a presentation at the "AI for Good" Global Summit in Geneva

Artificial Intelligence Poses Risks of Misuse by Hackers, Researchers Say

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) Rapid advances in artificial intelligence are raising risks that malicious users will soon exploit the technology to mount automated hacking...