If you had the time-travelling opportunity to read the forthcoming issue of Computer Weekly magazine just a few years ago, you might have assumed it was a review of BBC Tomorrow's World. There's
"300,000 jobs at high risk of automation"; "Robots have put 1.3 million Londoners' jobs at risk"; "Robots could take 35% of UK jobs in the next 20 years, says new study" - these were just three of the hyperbolic headlines that accompanied a frenzy of media coverage last week following a
It was only two weeks ago that I wrote a post on this blog titled "The risky politics of open government", highlighting the expectations placed upon any prime minister who declares his...
I just had a conversation with a robot called Jabberwacky and I think I got the answer I deserved.
The conversation went like this:
October 15, 2008 2:40 PM ROBOTS
Robots approaching humanity story we published yesterday was really popular, so I thought if you like that