The Kitchen that Thinks for You

You have probably experienced the following situation before: After a long day in the office, we come home and open the fridge only to find out there is nothing on hand to prepare a quick healthy meal. You are either short of the right ingredients or food has simply gone bad leaving you with nothing […]

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Mycroft Open Source Voice Assistant

Voice activated assistants are everywhere. Capable of handling many simple spoken requests, they make an ideal partner when creating shopping lists, checking the weather or reviewing our calendars. However, many of us remain cautious about letting a microphone, which theoretically is capable of recording intimate details of our lives, into our homes. None of the […]

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How Will Automation and AI Impact the Labor Market?

The world of work is continuously changing, and ways of automating menial tasks has had an impact on almost every facet of society. Sometimes this has been to improve quality, by removing the imperfections resulting from manual human handling. Other times it is to improve productivity, resulting in the loss of jobs as we are […]

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