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The world’s first mass-produced humanoid robot? China’s start-up Fourier Intelligence envisions bipedal robots with AI brains

When Fourier Intelligence unveiled its lanky, jet-black humanoid robot GR-1 at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai in July, it instantly stole the show. While the global tech community has been fixated on artificial intelligence (AI) software since the launch of OpenAI’s ChatGPT in November, the Chinese-made GR-1 – said to be able… Read More »

This start-up wants to make humanoid robots with ChatGPT-like brains

The company’s current products include a smart exercise bike, a wireless robotic glove and a range of computer-controlled things that help users restore movement in their arms and legs. But like many of his peers, 42-year-old Gu, a mechanical engineering graduate from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, had long dreamed of creating his own humanoid robot.… Read More »

DigitalOcean buys cloud computing startup Paperspace for $111M in cash | TechCrunch

Image credit: New York Stock Exchange / file photo / Getty Images DigitalOcean, the cloud hosting company, announced today that it has agreed to acquire Paperspace, a New York-based cloud computing and AI development startup, for $111 million in cash. DigitalOcean CEO Yancey Spruill says Paperspace’s infrastructure and tools, when integrated with DigitalOcean’s products, will… Read More »