Tags Skills

Tag: skills

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...

The Future of Work: Youth sceptical of A.I., ‘work as a...

SPECIAL REPORT Chris Middleton looks at a new report on the future of work, and finds troubling gaps between the promise of AI and...

A.I. 2030 | $13 trillion boost to economy, deepening disparity: McKinsey

Internet of Business says Artificial intelligence (AI) could create a $13 trillion uptick in the world economy by 2030, boosting GDP by 16 percent, according...

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...

New Baidu A.I. development tool for SMEs doesn’t need coding

Diversified Chinese technology giant Baidu has launched a cloud-based tool, EZDL, that it claims makes it easy for anyone to design, build, and deploy...

Singapore offers free A.I. training to 12,000 citizens and executives

NEWSBYTE The democratisation of artificial intelligence (AI) is continuing apace in Singapore, thanks to a new government initiative. From 30 August, secondary students and working...

SPECIAL REPORT: How A.I. is exploding the Financial Services market

As the World Economic Forum publishes the most extensive and in-depth report yet on artificial intelligence's transformation of the financial services sector, Internet of...

Skills: AI, automation changing the core nature of work, warns McKinsey

The average worker of the future is a socially adept leader, entrepreneur, and life-long learner with transferrable technology skills, who is also happy to...

City of Robots: How robotics & automation could solve cities’ most...

The future of the world will be urban, with the majority of people living in cities. In Asia and Africa, a burgeoning youth population...

Robots & AI creating more jobs in Asia than they destroy

The belief that robots, automation, and AI simply displace jobs and make humans irrelevant is not borne out in Asia, reports Chris Middleton. However,...

Amazon building healthcare team in Alexa division

Amazon is reported to be building a health and wellness team inside its Alexa smart assistant division, as part of its ongoing strategy to disrupt the...

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...
>