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What’s that thing? Whatever it is, it needs security

The year is 2030 and I’m at the supermarket shopping. An ad-drone has passed over my house and eavesdropped on my last interaction with my kitchen, and my phone starts bombarding me with ads. It has also hacked my bathroom scales and sold my details to every weight-loss clinic in the area. This isn’t the IoT I dreamed of.

JIBO founder and CEO Cynthia Breazeal

Robots, deep learning in the spotlight at startup event 

The power of GPU-fueled technologies has rocketed a large number of companies to success. Now with Deep Learning — the use of sophisticated, multi-level “deep” neural networks — more research and investment is producing ever-more impressive innovations.