This blog post is a summary and analysis of the speech given by Yuval Harari at Davos in January 2020. “The automation revolution is not a watershed that settles down again but a cascade of bigger and bigger disruptions.” When Yuval Harari speaks, people tend to listen. Not least when it comes to the impact… Continue reading Artificial Intelligence, Automation and the End of Western Thought
Artificial intelligence and the internet of things are shaking up travel and tourism. Add 5G networks to the mix, and it’s clear that the industry is facing its biggest revolution since the arrival of the internet.
Brace yourselves. Artificial intelligence is ganging up on content professionals again. At least according to this story from the Content Marketing Institute yesterday. Like most AI stories these days it comes complete with an ‘end of days’ headline and a warning that an army of robots is ‘creating’ content – hundreds of thousands of stories every year.… Continue reading Surviving AI? Don’t just create, be creative
A decade since the launch of the iPhone, it’s easy to take for granted the way in which it transformed communication, marketing and content. But back in 2007, the first-generation device was being marketed as a phone (yes really) and the app store and all that followed were far from becoming reality. But it was… Continue reading Five technologies that will transform content and communications in the next five years