Industry 4.0 and X.0 and the state of security
As digital transformation continues across industry, how can we tackle the growing security vulnerabilities we may find ourselves exposed to because of our interconnectedness?
Smarter, safer drilling: innovation in the oil and gas industry
Rigs and vessels can be harsh and hazardous environments, but technology is helping to improve safety and maintenance.
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.
Faith in Technology
As new technologies enter a growing number of fields, new research finds that our general faith in technology has a big impact on our willingness to use new tools, with a knock-on effect on the speed of adoption.
How ambient energy could power-up the Internet of Things
Sensors powered by light, heat and movement could unlock the true potential of the IoT.
The robotic recycler that can sort through our trash
Ever since Sir David Attenborough brought the environmental crisis caused by plastic waste to global attention, it's been an issue on everyone's lips.
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.
The high-tech highlights of CES 2019: the world’s biggest technology event
No techie’s calendar is complete without a spot at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Known as the world’s biggest technology conference, the show kicks off in Las Vegas every January and sets the scene for what we can expect from the industry in the year ahead.
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.
Humans and Technology: The Hybrid Generation
How will we communicate with the world by 2030, and how will technology change us as a society?