Artificial intelligence, robots, and the future of society: interview with Darren Jones
We are hurtling into a ‘Fourth Industrial Revolution’: an age of artificial intelligence, advanced robotics, and unparalleled automation in the workplace. Should we be worried? To find out, the Cable spoke to Darren Jones – one Bristol MP who is paying attention
Opinion: Bristol’s new phoneboxes could end up spying on you
Councillors should scrutinise plans to introduce phonebox replacements with potentially worrying surveillance capabilities.
Opinion: Engineers can’t ignore social responsibility
“If we are going to look with pride on how our tools make positive contributions to the world, we must also accept some responsibility for...
Facial recognition: Bristol research could change the world as we know it
Bristol Robotics Laboratory are developing a facial recognition system that could change the world as we know it.
Bringing braille back from the brink
Braille literacy has been in dramatic decline. Yet in Bristol, users and innovators are joining forces to create technology to save it.
Hacking away at the problems
Positive news for a Friday: techies and people with experience as refugees create projects together in Bristol’s first Refugee Hack Day.