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There’s a Clear Difference Between Robot-Generated and Human-Generated Art

This sonnet generator makes it obvious.

July 1 2016 8:00 AMVictorians’ Fears About the Ills of Modern Technology Sounded a Lot Like Ours
June 30 2016 5:34 PMA Tesla Driver Died in a Crash While His Car Was on Autopilot
June 30 2016 4:38 PMThe AP’s New Baseball Reporter Is Not Human
June 30 2016 3:06 PMCan Robots Help Solve the Reproducibility Crisis?Automating lab work can make results more reliable and easier to reproduce.
June 30 2016 1:59 PMHow Much Does 1 Kilogram Weigh?It’s actually about to change—slightly.
June 30 2016 12:52 PMWill North America Become the Next Saudi Arabia?
June 30 2016 10:42 AMTell Us What You Think About Self-Driving CarsAll month, we’ve run articles on autonomous vehicles. Now, we want to hear from you.
June 29 2016 7:10 PMIf Learning About Encryption Is Intimidating, Let Emojis Be Your Guide
June 29 2016 4:44 PMWhy Did My Period-Tracking App Send Me an Anti-Brexit Email?
June 29 2016 1:39 PMGo Update Norton Antivirus Right Now. Symantec Really Screwed Up.
June 29 2016 10:55 AMHillary Clinton’s Technology Policy Is Surprisingly Solid
June 29 2016 10:00 AMFacebook Says It Will Put “Friends and Family First” in Your News Feed
June 29 2016 7:00 AMThe Final GiftSocial media and the internet are making it easier than ever to donate your organs.
June 28 2016 5:24 PMRedacting Digital Documents Is Easy. Why Do People Keep Doing it Wrong?
June 28 2016 11:34 AMFacebook Thinks It Has Found the Secret to Making Bots Less Dumb
July 1 2016 7:04 AMNot All Swastika Tattoos Are the SameAlgorithmic tattoo identification for law enforcement could have all sorts of scary consequences.
June 30 2016 4:45 PMApple Patents Technology to Block iPhone Cameras in Sensitive Locations. That Could Be Dangerous.
June 30 2016 3:29 PMIntroducing Software Heritage, the Library of Alexandria for Code
June 30 2016 2:43 PMNothing Gracefully Ends a Written Conversation Like an Emoji
June 30 2016 1:44 PMTechnology Let Archaeologists Uncover Tunnel Dug by Jewish Prisoners During Holocaust
June 30 2016 12:07 PMHow Much Do You Know About Self-Driving Cars?Take our Futurography quiz!
June 30 2016 7:00 AMRiding the Bus With Big DataWill public transit apps create customers or citizens?
June 29 2016 5:42 PMThis Chatbot Could Save You From Your Next Parking Ticket
June 29 2016 2:50 PMA DNA Test Won’t Explain Elizabeth Warren’s AncestryYou’re not 28 percent Finnish, either.
June 29 2016 11:51 AMFuture Tense Newsletter: Preparing for the A.I. Tidal Wave
June 29 2016 10:30 AMPlease, Like My ShameWhy do we feel compelled to tweet about our most embarrassing moments?
June 29 2016 9:31 AMHow Hackers Make Millions Selling Your Stolen Passwords
June 28 2016 6:35 PMVeteran Pilot Loses Simulated Dogfight to Impressive Artificial Intelligence
June 28 2016 2:00 PMThe Partnership of the FutureMicrosoft’s CEO explores how humans and A.I. can work together to solve society’s greatest challenges.
June 28 2016 9:27 AM3-D Printing Helped This Cancer Survivor Recover Some of What He Lost to Disease