Best Tech Stories around the web #231

This week : police are testing out Boston Dynamics’ Robot Dog, Tesla's Cybertruck, Shakespeare VS Artificial Intelligence and, the Amsterdam Light Festival.

INNOVATION

It’s Official: Police Are Testing Out Boston Dynamics’ Robot Dog by futurism.com

"All too often, the deployment of these technologies happens faster than our social, political, or legal systems react." Read more

DESIGN

Tesla divides opinion with Cybertruck "dropped from a sci-fi movie" by dezeen.com

The radical design of Tesla's electric Cybertruck, which was unveiled last week, has caused a storm on social media, with some people calling it "courageous" and others "ridiculous". Read more

CREATIVE CONTENT

Machine learning has revealed exactly how much of a Shakespeare play was written by someone else by technologyreview.com

Literary analysts have long noticed the hand of another author in Shakespeare’s Henry VIII. Now a neural network has identified the specific scenes in question—and who actually wrote them. Read more

EVENT

Amsterdam Light Festival, 28 November 2019 – 19 January 2020

During the Amsterdam Light Festival, which is held in December and early January, the canals of Amsterdam are lit up by the best light artists from Holland and abroad. You can enjoy the best works and art installations in Amsterdam's inner city for weeks. Discover the event