THERE is no doubting the usefulness of artificial intelligence (AI), and the huge gains it can bring to business, society and our personal lives. Yet amid the AI boom, there lurk sneaking...

WE ARE now living in a world in which work is being transformed at a phenomenal rate, driven by an explosion of knowledge, advancing technology, and globalisation. The combined impact of...

THE morning alarm goes off. You struggle to get off the bed. Sleep was at best shallow. As you feel your way to the kitchen, the sensor in the smart alarm relays a message to the coffee machine...

[BENGALURU] Artificial intelligence computing firm SambaNova Systems said on Tuesday it has raised US$250 million in a funding round led by BlackRock Inc to expand its customer base, reflecting...

[WASHINGTON] The Pentagon announced on Monday it has adopted "ethical principles" for the use of artificial intelligence by the armed forces, a measure aimed at convincing US tech giants to...

THE manufacturing sector has long established itself as a significant contributor (as much as 25 per cent) to the Singapore economy. In particular, manufacturing sectors like food and beverage...

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission will on Wednesday launch the first of a raft of proposals to help European companies exploit their rich trove of industrial data and at the same time rein in...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE mood in Germany is bleak, and not just because of the country's current economic slowdown. Long famed for its engineering know-how and high-quality industrial products, the German economy is...

AT THE recent World Economic Forum 2020, Singapore unveiled a trio of artificial intelligence (AI) initiatives aimed at elevating consumer trust and governance of the technology. These included an...

[BEIJING] A man who had travelled to Wuhan - the central city at the heart of China's coronavirus crisis - was surprised when police showed up at his door after he returned home, asking to check...