What does 2018 hold in store?
Drones for good, a green internet, regulated Ai and data as consumer tool – all on the list of predictions for 2018 from Nesta. How many are likely to become reality next year? And, with the series in its seventh year, how have previous years’ predictions fared? (more…)
Can tech be a friend of the low paid?
With 6m workers earning less than the living wage and jobs in the ‘gig economy’ on the rise, there’s a real need for a new generation of pro-worker tech innovation to curb insecurity and make ‘flexibility’ beneficial for all. Gavin Kelly of the Resolution Trust explains a new ‘WorkerTech’ partnership with Bethnal Green Ventures. (more…)