Technology is revolutionising ports, introducing remote-control cranes, self-driving trucks and other innovative systems to speed up loading and unloading of vessels
Automating some public sector jobs may be inevitable, but it presents opportunities to rethink priorities and create new roles
A fourth industrial revolution, featuring automation and data exchange, is set to transform industry, but requires new skills and training for the UK workforce
Where does the birthplace of the first industrial revolution stand in the race to be at the forefront of the fourth iteration?
It has been nibbling away at the fringes, but artificial intelligence is poised to chomp its way into the mainstream
Automation may pose a threat to jobs, but it also puts an added psychological pressure on staff who have to keep pace with the robots
Technology can be the lifeline to rescue middle-ranking law firms, facing increased competition and squeezed profit margins
The impact of automation and artificial intelligence threatens to throw millions out of work, giving rise to a proposed universal basic income