Artificial intelligence, automation and robotics

  • September 15, 2017 15 Sep'17

    Oracle 2017-18 Q1 results: Cloud revenue jumps by 51%

    Oracle’s first quarter 2017-18 results show jump in cloud revenue of 51%, boosted by NetSuite acquisition. Executives continue to be bullish on cloud growth, and the AI makeover of core database is flagged

  • September 14, 2017 14 Sep'17

    £30m National Innovation Centre for Data launched

    The government and Newcastle University have teamed up to launch a £30m National Innovation Centre for Data, as part of the Northern Powerhouse

  • September 14, 2017 14 Sep'17

    Trust could be last hurdle for insurtech dominance

    Insurance startups that use the latest IT are gaining customers but still face challenges around trust, security and consumer awareness

  • September 14, 2017 14 Sep'17

    Technology vital to healthcare in Asia-Pacific

    The opportunities for technology to improve healthcare services were explored at HIMSS AsiaPac17 in Singapore, but experts warned that challenges must be addressed before innovation can truly transform the sector

  • September 13, 2017 13 Sep'17

    Philip Hammond: AI will stoke productivity in government

    Philip Hammond, chancellor of the exchequer, told a House of Lords select committee that artificial intelligence could stoke government productivity in areas of “low-level decision making”