Are we heading for a technology Cold War?
With the US and China locked in an escalating trade war and the fallout already being felt on the stock market, should we be bracing ourselves for a new kind of cold war driven by technology and finance?
Home is where the AI is
How the smart, connected home is evolving from the manually-controlled use of tech to artificially-intelligent home automation.
New perspectives required to create AI fit for humanity
As technologies such as robotics and artificial intelligence have progressed, there has been considerable time and effort given to the ethics of this development.
How software can keep the water flowing
Poor water management can increase maintenance costs and lead to unhappy customers, but software can help to keep problems at bay.
AI makes a positive mark in image recognition and automation
Artificial intelligence (AI) has had a bad press. In the past two decades, this technology has gradually disrupted the world of employment as jobs have been decimated by its relentless march.
Getting board approval for AI - is this the biggest stumbling block?
There’s so much interest around artificial intelligence, but do business leaders buy-in to the hype? Sooraj Shah questions why leaders might be deterred from investing in the biggest current IT trend.
The pharmaceutical sector has the most intriguing battle for data scientists yet
Clinical trials are the latest area where all sorts of companies are fighting over the rare specimen that is a data scientist.
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.
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.
2020: why a quarter of workers could be robots
Robotics and AI are poised to be a trillion-dollar industry worldwide. What are some of the more unusual and innovative applications? Chris Middleton presents a ‘Top of the Bots’ chart rundown.