In the first of two reports from the Japan-UK Robotics and AI Seminar in London, Chris Middleton hears that if your job can be automated, the robots are coming for it.
Everything was swell in my video volunteer work - until I got replaced by a robot.
A new Deloitte report suggests that there is an ‘advice gap’ for five million people in the UK and that this could be filled by cheaper, automated online services.
The report also states that new technologies could add £60bn to the British economy within a decade. But will Barclays be able to protect itself from technology changes?
A new report from Bank of America/Merrill Lynch caused a series of sensational "robots are taking our jobs" headlines. But a deeper dive reveals a balanced debate. Where do we go from here?
The finance function will soon bend to the robot revolution, argues the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants. Chris Middleton isn't sure this is a good thing.
HfS is on a tear with its ongoing discussions around the concept of...As a service (Aas) and its attendant sibling Robotistan. But there's a huge delta between what leaders want and what they are getting. Why?
The robots aren't 'coming', they're here. The bad news is they're us – unless we urgently write new rules that benefit all of human society. Chris Middleton presents the first of a two-part personal report on the ill-considered rise of automation and machine-based decision-making.
Just about every day, I tag a post in my reader about the impact of robots and automation on the workforce. While these pieces differ in their optimism, most have constructive suggestions for how white collar workers should approach their careers