Are emotionally intelligent bots the future of AI?

head in profile resting chin on hand

Developing chatbots with emotional intelligence is a breakthrough area which has great potential in sectors such as healthcare

The complication of taxing robots

Heathrow self-driving pods

Proposal of a robot tax to safeguard government revenue and provide for displace workers is not as straightforward as it may at first appear

Keeping up with the robots

Illustration of robot taking over human jobs

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

Could robots be our best buddies?

David Hanson with his Sophia robot

Should robots resemble humans or be easily distinguished from their masters?

Goodbye CFO? Bots and blockchain are taking over soon

TIM BRIANT, AIRSWIFT

Three chief financial officers from major global companies tell how artificial intelligence is changing their departments and roles

Learning new skills to work with robots

Learning with robots

Changes at work involving automation will usher in a transformational period when employees must learn and be supported in how to adapt

Smart observations about the future

Gerd Leonhard futurist

Being a futurist in a fast-moving digital age can be tricky, so Gerd Leonhard doesn’t do predictions – he makes smart observations