Artificial intelligence, automation and robotics

  • January 02, 2019 02 Jan'19

    Guide dogs not fazed by self-driving robots

    Robotics startup Starship Technologies and charity Guide Dogs are collaborating on a series of tests exploring how service animals interact with robots

  • January 01, 2019 01 Jan'19

    SAP user group’s Cooper: Indirect licensing progress welcome but slow

    SAP UK&I User Group chair Paul Cooper on the state of play between SAP and users: sanguine about end of ECC6; S/4 adoption growth steady, indirect licensing still an issue; and C/4 remains unknown

  • December 31, 2018 31 Dec'18

    Top 10 business applications stories of 2018

    The steady modernisation of ERP systems, as they edge to the cloud and are complemented by new-generation customer software, was markedly evident this year. And blockchain and AI are making inroads

  • December 27, 2018 27 Dec'18

    Top 10 information management stories of 2018

    Ethics was the leading theme of data analytics in 2018, especially allied with AI. The Cambridge Analytica controversy represented that, and the idea that the UK could specialise in AI ethics emerged

  • December 24, 2018 24 Dec'18

    Top 10 IT security stories of 2018

    Here are Computer Weekly’s top 10 IT security stories of 2018