Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Virtual Reality (VR) have been the big buzzword over the last few years. Will a computer take my job? Will robots take over the world? Can I live forever as a machine? - you can find the answer to the first question using this handy (computer-generated!!) programme.
Quiz: Will a computer take over my job?
While the idea of robots taking over the world might seem far-fetched, new technology, advanced algorithms and sophisticated computer programmes are emerging all the time, advancing the world towards more and more automated work practices - a recent study by Oxford University and Deloitte suggests that in the next 10-20 years, 35% of today’s jobs in the UK will be automated.
As we head into 2017, let’s look at what the experts predict the future may hold for Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and automation.
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