Can machines stop suicide?
In a week when attention has turned to the often-overlooked issue of suicide, we’re reminded that it remains the biggest single killer of UK men under 45. Experts have been testing ways to use artificial intelligence and machine learning to identify and help the men who need help most. So could tech intervene to save lives? Julian Blake reports. (more…)
Ai ‘creates jobs and boosts sales’
Artificial intelligence is creating new jobs in three in four organisations implementing Ai in the UK, a major new report from Capgemini’s Digital Transformation Institute suggests – countering fears that Ai will cause mass job losses in the short term. (more…)
New transport accelerator opens
Startups with innovative solutions to big transport challenges like congestion, overcrowding, emissions and road safety are being encouraged to apply for a new accelerator programme focusing on ‘intelligent mobility’ and enter a market set to be worth £900bn by 2025. (more…)