Researchers have identified social distancing-friendly approaches to addressing loneliness during Covid-19, particularly for the elderly in nursing homes.
Our reliance on technology in isolation altered our relationship to gadgets and our consumption habits, while businesses had to adapt their strategies around new technologies like AI.
Technology was at the forefront of driving politics in 2020. TRT World spoke with geopolitical futurist Abishur Prakash to discuss the risks technology poses for geopolitics in 2021 – and beyond.
"Robots are tireless assistants that can't get infected, that can't get sick," said the Circolo Hospital's intensive care unit director Francesco Dentali.
Robotics have boomed in warehouses to speed up productivity and bring down costs.
The company announced its latest plans during an investor conference on Monday. But sceptics doubt Tesla can pull it off.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's "Robot.He" restaurant is replacing people with machines.
The researchers, based in 30 countries, said last week that they would refrain from visiting KAIST, one of South Korea's top universities, until it promised not to develop AI weapons without "meaningful human control."
Developers in Tanzania are creating innovative tech, including 3D printed products, drones, and robots to help the country's services sector.
Robots are replacing people at an alarming rate and the co-founder of Microsoft fears this could cause social unrest if workers are left with no opportunities to find work.
Get ready for a tech-packed year ahead that includes self-driving cars, voice assistants on more devices, killer robots and human free grocery stores all on the horizon.
Barclays estimates the global robot market is set to grow 10 times by 2025 as many small and medium-sized companies will reach automation for the first time.
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