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May 2019

How AI is radically changing our definition of human creativity

Machine learning systems are trained on data that's linked to human activity. But what they can output is often beyond the realms of our minds

  • Technology
April 2019

Is the Revolution of 3D-Printed Building Getting Closer?

3D printing was expected to transform architecture and construction, but uptake has been slow. Could that be changing?

  • Technology
March 2019

What's the purpose of humanity if machines can learn ingenuity?

Flashes of inspiration are considered a human gift that drives innovation – but the monopoly is over. AI can be programmed to invent and refine ideas and connections. What's next?

  • Technology
February 2019

Artificial Intelligence: The Future of Retail and Hospitality

Mai, an AI solution that provides accessibility for the blind and transforms retail and hospitality as we know them.

  • Technology
December 2018

Forget Uber, an e-bike revolution is about to upend urban transport

Micro vehicles will change the way we undertake short journeys and reduce our reliance on cars.

  • Technology
November 2018

A sense of curiosity is helpful for artificial intelligence

Another approach to training machines

  • Technology
November 2018

Fast Food via drone takes flight

Delivery by drone no longer seems fanciful

  • Technology
November 2018

The Latest from Apple: The Greenest Mac

Apple has launched a MacBook Air with a 100 per cent recycled aluminium alloy shell, reducing the carbon footprint of the computer by almost half.

  • Technology
October 2018

What is the future of storing passwords?

Forget “guest.” Forget two-factor. Soon, all you’ll need is your unique brain waves.

  • Technology
October 2018

Smarter cities could solve the worst bits of urban living

Cities are creaking under the pressure of growing populations and ageing infrastructure, but connected devices and data could change all that.

  • Technology