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Alibaba launches robo-porter, Japan hires disabled people to operate robots

There's plenty of debate surrounding the impact that robotics and artificial intelligence will have on the job sector. Among reams of recent reports, the...

Analytics, IoT, A.I. now more strategically important than cloud: WEF report

The World Economic Forum has unveiled a new report on the Future of Jobs over the next five years, as Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies...

Robotics, A.I will create 58 million jobs, decimate middle-class careers: World...

The World Economic Forum predicts nearly 60 million extra jobs will be created by 2022, thanks to the Fourth Industrial Revolution. A new WEF report,...

PwC: AI will create more jobs than it destroys. But is...

PwC has produced an optimistic outlook for UK employment on the back of AI, robotics, and automation. Chris Middleton welcomes the report, but warns...

CogX 2018: How AI will teach itself to transform economy

As AI and robotics develop side by side, the medium-term future will see infant-like robots that can learn for themselves and crow-like machine intelligences...

Amazon booms as high street withers. Next up: robots and insurance

UPDATED Retail and Web services giant Amazon plans to add over 2,500 permanent jobs in the UK this year, taking its British workforce to...

IBM to hire 1,800 in France for AI, blockchain, IoT

NEWSBYTE US enterprise services giant IBM is creating 1,800 new jobs in France, with a key focus on blockchain, the Internet of Things (IoT),...

Driverless cars could create 100,000 jobs in Ireland – report

Embracing driverless car technologies could create up to 100,000 jobs in Ireland, according to a report by professional services and engineering firm, Arup. The report...

Mayor of London launches project to make capital epicentre of AI

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, has commissioned AI research and thought leadership organisation CognitionX to develop “a strong evidence base” to support a...

American public fears AI’s impact on employment, says Syzygy

Over two-thirds (70 percent) of the American public fear artificial intelligence's impact on employment, reveals a new study from digital company Syzygy. The impact of AI...

Robot tax could ease drawbacks of automation

San Francisco politician Jane Kim is pushing for a robot tax on companies gaining an advantage from automation. The move could raise funds for retraining...

Intel to cut 140 staff across IoT divisions, reports claim

US chip-maker Intel is cutting 140 staff across its IoT divisions, according to reports in Silicon Valley Business Journal and The Times. As many as...
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