The AI market is growing, but how quickly is tough to pin down

22/01/19 10:40 AM By Nico - Comment(s)

If you work in tech, you’ve heard about artificial intelligence: how it’s going to replace us, whether it’s over-hyped or not and which nations will leverage it to prevent, or instigate, war.

Our editorial bent is more clear-cut: How much money is going into startups? Who is putting that money in? An...

Microsoft CTO: Understanding AI is part of being an informed citizen in the 21st century

22/01/19 10:29 AM By Nico - Comment(s)

Microsoft CTO Kevin Scott believes understanding AI in the future will help people be better citizens.

“I think to be a well-informed citizen in the 21st century, you need to know a little bit about this stuff [AI] because you want to be able to participate in the debates. You don’t want to be someon...

How automated supermarkets are shaping up for 2019 and beyond

15/01/19 11:04 AM By Nico - Comment(s)

Barely a week into 2019, and we’re already spotting some of the big technology trends of the year. True to form, the consumer electronics extravaganza that is CES shone a light on some of the quirkier “advances,” from connected toilets to tions we can expect to see more of throughout the year ahead....