AI-powered chatbots are hipster tech in 2016, riding a wave of machine learning and Facebook F8 show hype. To gain clarity on the pros and cons of chatbots, I spoke with Flint Capital partner Sergey Gribov. We debated today's chatbots, and Gribov gave a view of tomorrow's as AI evolves.
Supercomputer Watson joins quantum services and the TrueNorth chip in helping IBM understand what it means to be human.
The sales figures for industrial robots have increased almost four-fold since 2009, according to the International Federation of Robotics.
LiveWorx brought me face to face with the ambitious students involved in FIRST's Robotics Competitions. Robots smashing into each other doesn't begin to tell the story. These students are more prepared for a robotics future than I am. Here's what they told me about the highs and lows of building robots - complete with photos.
Great things are coming in the robotics revolution, but while Japanese innovation is on show, where's the Great British Robot?
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?