5G is more than just an upgrade for faster data networks. 5G is a major change in how the world is connected.
Read a book extract from Leo Tilman and General Charles Jacoby's book Agility.
Some studies predict that 50% of all workers are at risk of losing their jobs to automation in the coming decades. But some parts of the United States are adopting robot use quicker than ...
The world economy has gone through a huge transformation in the 50 years since the first Davos. Here's a look at the key trends.
Also in this week's stories: why the world needs a grand coalition to tackle climate change and the 5 ways to swim as part of a 'liquid workforce'.
The top three economic frameworks in most urgent need of a 4IR overhaul include income generation, labour force participation and GDP measures.
Those who are young and less-educated are being displaced by robots in the Midwest manufacturing industry at alarmingly high rates.
Stroke survivors could soon attend physical and occupational therapy sessions via a virtual reality clinic, researchers say.
In simulations, the model enabled 2D and 3D soft robots to complete tasks — such as moving certain distances or reaching a target spot —more quickly and accurately than current state-of-t...
DeepRole uses a game-planning algorithm called “counterfactual regret minimization” (CFR) — which learns to play a game by repeatedly playing against itself — augmented with deductive rea...
Also in this week's round-up: recycling isn't circular and how to save Venice.
'Protect all Life - The Signs of the Times' is based on the theme of the Pope’s Japan visit and was partly composed using an artificial intelligence-powered programme.
Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed an “electro-opto-mechanical” switch for light beams.
The use of ultrasound waves allows the device to produce audible noise as well as a physical sensation.
Fashioned into lasers, terahertz waves might enable 'T-ray vision', with the ability to see through clothing, book covers, and other thin materials.