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August 4th

Robotics / AI – SciPol Weekly, July 29 – August 4

In this week's Robotics / Artificial Intelligence SciPol Weekly, testing autonomous cars across international borders; a government official saying his privacy was violated by a drone; and the basics of self-driving car platoons. 

August 4th

Genetic testing threatens the insurance industry

The Economist – If a genetic test could tell whether you are at increased risk of getting cancer or Alzheimer’s, would you take it? As such tests become more accessible, more and more people are saying “yes”. The insurance industry faces a few headaches as a result.