Future of AI and how it will change the world

A pioneering AI expert and a leading writer of speculative fiction join forces to answer an imperative question How will artificial intelligence change our world within twenty years? Kai-Fu Lee, the former president of Google China and bestselling author of AI Superpowers, joins forces with celebrated novelist and sci-fi writer, Chen Qiufan to imagine our…

Space X: Amateur astronauts launch on Inspiration 4 mission

  Mr Issacman ( foreground) yelled “punch it SpaceX” before the launch. Four amateur astronauts have blasted off from Florida on their private mission to orbit. The Inspiration4 crew , comprising of on billionaire and three ordinary citizens rode out of the Kennedy Space Centre in a Dragon capsule provided by Space Z rocket company.…

Sir Clive Sinclair cutting-edge technology inventor dies aged 81

Sir Clive Sinclair cutting-edge technology inventor  and pioneer of home computing dies aged 81 ion London. His calculator Sinclair Executive won Design Council awards and was put on show at the Museum of Modern Art in New York. His innovative quartz watch, a sleek black affair, never worked properly and customers returned them in thousands.…

Who is taming the tech companies

Investment banker and professor Jonathan Knee argues the truth, about the secrets to the success of the biggest tech companies: Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google, and illustrates the nuances and complexities posed by their emergence, and explains a disparate portfolio of structural advantages buttressed by shrewd acquisitions, strong management, tax regulation and often encouraging…

WeWork made freelancers feel that they were on Google campus

Grifters came to be called visionaries and high finance lost its mind. In 2001, charismatic Adam Neumann arrived in New York, the land of opportunities, after five years as a conscript in the Israeli navy, he transformed himself into the charismatic CEO of WeWork worth $ 47bn, within the span of 15 years. His long…

Elon Musk is 50

Maye Musk, the mother of Tesla CEO and the world’s second-richest person Elon Musk, posted in social media on Monday to share a picture showing Musk as a baby to celebrate her son’s 50th birthday. “Happy Birthday Elon Musk. Thank you for this wonderful day 50 years ago.You’ve brought me great joy , Lots of…

Hidden cost of AI from privacy, equality, and freedom

Ever wondered what happens when artificial intelligence is shaping our understanding of ourselves, our societies and saturates our political life and depletes our planet? Dr Kate Crawford, senior principal researcher at Microsoft Research, co-founder and director of research at the  AI Now Institute at NYU, a visiting professor at the  MIT Center for Civic Media,…

Twitter launches tip jar

Twitter has launched a new “ tip jar” feature that lets people send money to others on social networks. The company says the feature is “an easy way to support the incredible voices that make up the conversation”. Twitter says the feature is “an easy way to support the incredible voices that make up the…

Future five EV cars other than Tesla in China

There five brands of Electric vehicles with 40 per cent of the global EV market with over 1.3m EV car sales in 2020.  Zeekr only launched a few days ago and they have pedigree, as the people that own then also own Volvo and their parent company Geely. Nio is China’s best-known homemade, high-end EV…