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The New Technological Revolution

Automation, Education and Work, part 1 There is a proliferation of articles in the media about how the accelerating technology of artificial intelligence and robots will change the world of work radically in the next 30 years. “47% of current … Continue reading

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How Susceptible are Jobs to Computerisation?

News articles and reports appear almost daily on the subject of how technological developments in Artificial Intelligence and robotics will cause dramatic changes to employment over the next few decades. (Artificial Intelligence includes techniques such as ‘machine learning’, ‘deep learning’, … Continue reading

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Redefining Turing

Alan Turing’s seminal 1950 paper ‘Computing Machinery and Intelligence’ spawned what has subsequently become known as the ‘Turing Test’ (see also the Wiki page). The paper begins by asking ‘can machines think?’ How do we make progress towards answering this … Continue reading

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