The West is playing catch-up as manufacturers in the Far East race ahead with the industrial internet of things
Your top five automation questions answered
The impact on customers of automation is already making itself felt as online companies jostle for supremacy – or survival
Wealth management of the future will be a balance of technology, improving and personalising advice, and the human contact necessary for decision-making around major life events
History may teach us not to stand in the way of technological advances revolutionising the future of work, but the lesson to be learnt is progress should benefit the workforce
Already they are beginning to take the drudgery out of office admin – now virtual personal assistants are set to get even smarter
Should we ready ourselves for a world where algorithms replace instincts and there are more robots than workers?
As more jobs are automated and done by machines or robots, new and often better paid roles can be created for those willing to reskill