Tag: News

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 […]

AI Transforming User Experience in Gaming: A Case Study on Call of Duty

The Evolutionary Step in Combatting In-Game Toxicity September 2023 The gaming industry is increasingly leaning on the transformative capabilities of artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance user experience. A pioneer in this space is the Call of Duty franchise, which is setting new benchmarks in its fight against in-game toxicity and disruptive behaviour. Scheduled to launch […]

What is Google Duet AI? A Game-Changer

Game-Changing AI Technology September 2023 In a recent announcement that has the tech community buzzing, Google has rolled out a suite of artificial intelligence (AI)-powered tools aimed at enterprise customers. Priced at $30 (£28) per month per user, Google is positioning itself as a formidable competitor to Microsoft’s Copilot, a similar AI-enabled office software suite. […]

Jitty AI: How Artificial Intelligence is Revolutionising the Birth of New Businesses

A Look at Jitty’s AI-Powered Property Search Engine September 2023 In an era where artificial intelligence (AI) is transforming myriad sectors, a new wave of startups is harnessing this powerful technology to disrupt traditional industries. One striking example in the UK is Jitty, a startup committed to revamping the property search experience. The Genesis of […]

The Urgency of Business Tech Transformation: A Cautionary Tale from the UK’s Air Traffic Control

The Domino Effect of Outdated Systems The air traffic control meltdown in the UK, which a single rogue flight plan could have triggered, serves as a glaring example of the fragility and vulnerability of ageing computer systems. The disruption, which affected countless flights and forced families to sleep on airport floors, was ultimately attributed by […]