Automated ships are about to set sail
Automated vessels could save the shipping industry money and reduce its environmental impact, but strict marine regulations need to be updated to allow them to sail on the open sea.
How blockchain could help to save the planet
Blockchain has been described as “the new internet” and could revolutionise industries such as finance, healthcare and real estate, but it also has the potential to tackle pressing environmental challenges.
Hotel tech is booming and it’s getting personal
The hotel industry is realising it has to be about more than just a place to stay – revenues are being driven by the ability to create great experiences and satisfy guests.
Humans and Technology: The Hybrid Generation
How will we communicate with the world by 2030, and how will technology change us as a society?
Breaking up the static - AI and the music industry
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is an established tool in music distribution, search and streaming, but now AI is being employed by industry innovators as a collaborative creative tool to disrupt the static models of music tracks and artist composition.
3D printing: what about intellectual property?
With the 3D printing market growing at such a fast rate, numerous legal challenges arise from the technology going mainstream - most importantly around intellectual property.
Fighting breast cancer with AI early detection
Breast cancer awareness month is here and, with it, the latest statistics send a stark reminder of just how important early detection is in combating this brutal disease. With revolutionary strides forward in Artificial Intelligence (AI) all that looks set to change for the better.
Augmenting the future of brick-and-mortar retail
As e-commerce platforms continue to grow their reach among shoppers, physical stores are turning to augmented and virtual reality to keep pace with online retail.
Mental health and technology; what new ways are there of treating conditions?
With the current huge market for technologies and applications, emerging tech can play its part in making a positive impact on mental health.
H&C partner with RS to launch an innovative Visual Product Recognition chatbot
The latest addition to RS Components’ leading Digital platform, Quickfinder is an Artificial Intelligence (AI) Digital Assistant featuring Visual Product Recognition technology that allows automated product identification with the click of a button.