Why low-carbon computing is a must
Maintaining the global internet already requires more energy than the whole of the UK – and energy demand from data centres will treble in the next decade. We must develop the capability to meet our computing needs while using far less power, argues Oscar Céspedes. (more…)
Should our best friends be chatbots?
Chatbots in various guises are proving themselves to be ever-more useful across society – and they will only grow as the tech behind them improves. But, argues media lecturer Trudy Barber, some Ai-driven relationships will simply end up ensuring you hear only what you want to hear about yourself. (more…)