Joseph Stiglitz on artificial intelligence: ‘We’re going towards a more divided society’

The technology could vastly improve lives, the economist says – but only if the tech titans that control it are properly regulated. ‘What we have now is totally inadequate’It must be hard for Joseph Stiglitz to remain an optimist in the face of the gri…

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Dyson to expand Wiltshire facility to boost electric-car tests

Tech company invests £200m in Hullavington site to double vehicle-testing capacitySir James Dyson, the billionaire inventor and Brexit backer, has unveiled expansion plans to accommodate more than 2,000 workers at his Wiltshire research facility, more …

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Automation could destroy millions of jobs. We have to deal with it now | Yvette Cooper

Huge change is coming: politicians, unions and business must work together to ensure everyone benefits from itThe robots are coming, artificial intelligence is expanding, yet no one is doing enough to make sure workers benefit rather than losing out. A…

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Artificial intelligence will be net UK jobs creator, finds report

AI and robotics forecast to generate 7.2m jobs, more than will be lost due to automation Artificial intelligence is set to create more than 7m new UK jobs in healthcare, science and education by 2037, more than making up for the jobs lost in manufactur…

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