The old border was a source of anger, resentment and violence.
After Brexit, politicians hope that technology can help us avoid a hard border in Ireland.
Foundries in South Africa are the hardest hit by rising electricity costs.
High municipal electricity tariffs pose a serious threat to South Africa's machinery and equipment manufacturing industries.
Human Resources must adapt quickly to changes in the workplace to remain relevant and useful.
Recent controversies associated with the impact, privacy and security of new technologies signal that we need better governance. The government alone can’t fix this. This is a job for everyone.
Rio Tinto executive Kellie Parker said that in traditionally male dominated blue collar industries like mining, the types of jobs on offer have changed due to automation.
Women have less to fear than men, and probably more to benefit, from the advent of robots.
Virtual reality is helping train counter-terrorism officers.
Josh LeCappelain/US Deparment of Defense
Virtual reality, augmented reality and serious games can help train people to respond to terrorism and kidnappings.
Eyes in the sky: drone footage is becoming a vital tool for monitoring ecosystems.
Deakin Marine Mapping Group
Ecology is in the midst of a technological revolution. From tiny sensors that can be fitted to animals, to swarms of remotely-piloted drones, researchers have a host of new ways to study the natural world.
The flat screened babysitter is part of growing up.
Iris scanning technology in use in Jordan.
UNHCR via YouTube
From eye-scanners to 3D printers, technology in humanitarian crises can be a positive force for disenfranchised people.
Finding the optimal route to benefiting from AI is like navigating a maze for most governments.
Most businesses are only just starting to figure out how to put artificial intelligence to work. But governments are also increasing their focus on this prediction enabling technology.
University of South Australia’s “MOD” opens on May 11 2018.
Museums in 2018 explore where technology fits in our culture, and examine the relationship between audiences and objects.
Personalisation has made decisions easier and quicker – but it is still large corporations, rather than individual users, who benefit most.
Will they disrupt the tech sector?
Americans' widespread belief that they live in a meritocracy where anyone can get ahead actually makes inequality even worse, particularly in terms of gender.
Urban Light by Christ Burden at Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Rabbit Town displays a similar installation that allegedly copies Burden’s work.
Travelling will never be the same with the advances of communication technology. The recently opened theme park Rabbit Town shows this.
As cities get smarter, we need to examine carefully who gets our data and what it is used for.
Fitness apps can encourage people to throw out their own training plans and to instead, “race everyday.”
Fitness apps which allow millions of users to virtually compete with each other can provide inspiration however, they may also be putting users in danger.
The brewing US-China trade war is probably linked to the Chinese government's attempts to revamp its industry.
High-tech startup success stories shouldn’t hide that the Indonesian economy and population are relying primarily on a myriad of micro and small businesses that are low-tech and low-growth.
Micro-entrepreneurs make up the bulk of the Indonesian economy and population. But red tape and corruption are keeping them from entering the 'formal' sector.
On March 18 in Tempe, Arizona, an Uber self-driving car struck and killed Elaine Herzberg, who was walking her bicycle across a street. The human driver was supposed to be monitoring the car’s behaviour, but did not do so. Its systems apparently did not detect the victim, as it neither slowed down nor tried to avoid hitting Herzberg
The report of the mathematician and deputy of Essonne Cédric Villani renders his report on artificial intelligence today.
Jason Eichenholz, co-founder and chief technology officer of driverless vehicle industry startup Luminar Technologies.
AP Photo/Ben Margot
It will be hard to adjust. Considering what happened with the onset of car travel and web surfing, society can't just wing it.