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
As artificially intelligent software robots, or bots, become faster learners and better at mimicking human behaviour, an augmented workplace is inevitable and poses ethical and policing challenges
As robots and algorithms take more jobs, will enforced leisure be matched by sustained living standards?