Archives by Tag 'AI':

Chris Roberts
By Chris Roberts: Friday 24th March, 2017

Vlog: How much of a threat are robots to British jobs?

“30% of existing UK jobs could face automation over the next 15 years” – is quite a headline, taken from the latest UK Economic Outlook report by PwC, which has received widespread coverage in the UK press today. Chris Roberts, Head of Industrial Robotics, shares his thoughts in this video blog. Transcript There have been […]

AI Artificial intelligence
By Amy King: Monday 13th March, 2017

Artificial Intelligence: robot overlords or a power for social good?

Search for artificial intelligence on the internet and it’s as if you’ve stepped into a sci-fi film. Headlines declaring we should be scared of robots who will not only take our jobs but our freedom as well. Scenarios of AI creations pitted against their human creators, aspiring to ultimately supplant them and rule the Earth. […]

Go-game
By Matt Lacey: Friday 5th February, 2016

Go Figure!

Last week saw a landmark in computer Artificial Intelligence (AI), one so significant it really should have made more of a stir. For the first time a computer beat a champion level Go player. No, not that wonderful 60’s travel board game that your Gran has, the even older strategy game ‘Go’. For over 2000 […]