Much of the talk right now is about how robots (by which everyone really means AI-powered automation software) will eat away at the heart of the workforce – eroding those white-collar, transactional, repetitive jobs that have been the mainstay of the Western service economy for the past 20 years.
One of my New Years Resolutions is, rather strangely, to play more computer games. I used to play quite a bit when I was younger (original SimCity and Doom anyone?) but haven’t in a while because of the usual pressure of time and the guilt associated with the activity
The Higgs Boson particle, confirmed by the Large Hadron Collider in 2012, was the last piece of the jigsaw of the Standard Model – a framework for almost everything we know about physics today. The LHC was upgraded last year and will very soon resume operation after its annual