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

I publish a little weekly-ish newsletter called That Space Cadet Glow. Lovely stuff about science and creativity, including robots, AI, art, music and anything else that catches my eye each week. Snippets of juiciness with links to longer reads if you want to know more.

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