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A specter is haunting the economy – the specter of disruption. It is approximately as real as the specter of communism that Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels described in their ‘Manifesto of the Communist Party’. It has killed millions of people in just a few decades. Continue reading

AI learns from humans – including their biases

AI learns from humans – including their biases

Machine learning is advancing rapidly. One US study, however, gives some food for thought: It reveals that artificial systems are also […]

One in three US farmers use drones

Drones have become a visible asset in the US agricultural sector. Applications of drones range from the automatic early identification of […]

Luxury brand advertising is making the move to the Internet

According to projections, 2017 will be the first year ever to see more money spent on online ads than on TV ads. Even premium brands, until […]

Hermes continues to use robots as couriers

Following an initial successful trial in Hamburg, Germany, parcel service Hermes is now launching a further pilot project with delivery […]

The robot future is on its way

The Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein is currently showing a large robotics exhibition, running until May 14. The organizers are also […]