A life less monotonous, courtesy of robots

|24 March 2017| UK 'Removing the monotony from our day jobs' could be a major upside of increased automation in the workplace, according to new research. PwC in its latest UK Economic Outlook report lo...

Drones are saving lives

|20 March 2017| China Chinese drone making giant DJI has released a report claiming civilian drones have saved the lives of at least 59 people worldwide since 2013. Unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) are ...

A VR leap into extreme weathers

|19 March 2017| Worldwide A new interactive virtual reality app giving users experience of extreme weather conditions has been launched. AccuWeather and Samsung have teamed up to deliver the Weather fo...

Bosch is ‘making the car smart’

|18 March 2017| Germany Bosch said this week it will work with a leading US tech company to develop an AI onboard computer for use in autonomous cars. NVIDIA will supply Bosch with a chip 'that stores ...

AR/VR headset market to grow rapidly

|16 March 2017| Worldwide The global augmented and virtual reality headset device market is predicted to grow at a breakneck pace, according to a new report. Propelled by new devices, content - for bot...

Inflight wifi just got a lot better

|15 March 2017| USA A team of researchers has developed a method which drastically improves web browsing speeds at 30,000 feet. Those currently paying premium prices to access the internet inflight are...

Intel moves into autonomous car market

|14 March 2017| USA Intel has made a significant move into the autonomous driving sector with the announcement of its planned $15 billion acquisition of Mobileye. Buying the car tech firm will put Inte...

Industry takes advantage of wearable tech

|13 March 2017| Augmented reality and smart glasses might be on the brink of becoming mainstream technologies for consumers worldwide but heavy industry is already hooked. Upskill is a leader in enterpris...