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Geoengineering in Business

Introduction to Geoengineering Geoengineering, a term that has garnered significant attention in recent years, encapsulates the strategies and technologies aimed at counteracting climate change directly, often by removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere or managing sunlight. While not new, the concept has evolved to become a focal point in discussions surrounding climate change mitigation and […]

Amazon Invests $4b in Anthropic and Its Game-Changing Models

Introduction to Anthropic  In the ever-evolving realm of artificial intelligence (AI) technology, a new contender has emerged in the tech industry, leaving an indelible imprint – Anthropic. This company is no ordinary start-up.  Its innovative generative AI model, Claude 2, is engineered to break ground and redefine the AI landscape. Claude 2’s primary differentiating feature […]

UK Government AI Regulation Framework

Emerging Importance of Artificial Intelligence and the CMA’s Focus Artificial Intelligence (AI) has permeated our lives in recent years, integrating seamlessly into various sectors and industries. From driving automation and predictive analysis to facilitating personalised customer experience, AI has transformed how businesses operate and how consumers interact with products and services.  As AI-based systems and […]

Google DeepMind Breakthrough in DNA Mutation Detection for Disease

Google DeepMind’s AI Capabilities and Genetic Research DeepMind, the artificial intelligence (AI) milestone project of technology giant Google, has made substantial and notable breakthroughs within genetic research. With the power of artificial intelligence at their disposal, DeepMind experts have successfully woven the complicated data tapestry of human genetic makeup and addressed critical concerns.  The AI […]

CBDCs and the Future of Money

The Future of Money – Unravelling Central Bank Digital Currencies In the ever-evolving finance world, the arrival of Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) is causing quite a stir. Quite remote from traditional cryptocurrencies and virtual currencies, CBDCs intersect with technology and governance. As state-issued digital currencies, they hold the potential to change the nature of […]

Pioneering the Safe Development of AI: The UK’s Frontier AI Taskforce

What is The Frontier AI Taskforce? The Frontier AI Taskforce, a UK government initiative, is making significant strides in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). Its mission is to ensure the safe and responsible development of AI technologies while simultaneously exploring the potential risks and benefits that AI brings to the table.  The Taskforce is […]

Twig: The UK Bioengineering Start-Up Revolutionising Sustainability

Twig – Sustainability through AI and Robotics  London-based start-up Twig is making waves in the bioengineering industry. Having raised £3m in funding, the company is using cutting-edge technology to create sustainable alternatives to harmful ingredients found in everyday products. Twig’s mission is to drive a global shift from unsustainably resourced ingredients to bio-fermented ingredients, benefiting […]

UK Commits Billions to Supercomputing and AI: What Does it Mean for Tech?

The Push for Regulatory Excellence Among the key takeaways is the government’s full endorsement of recommendations made by Sir Patrick Vallance. These suggestions aim to establish a “gold standard” in regulating future technologies, setting a possible global precedent. The UK’s Chancellor of the Exchequer recently unveiled a budget earmarking nearly £3.5 billion for advancements in […]