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FEATURE12 December 2016

The job market: thinking outside the ‘bots’

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Impact Opinion UK

Machine learning is all the rage, so should researchers fear the rise of the robots, asks Sinead Hasson.

Humans aired on Channel 4 last year, telling the story of an ordinary suburban family that recruits a ‘synth’ – a human-like robot –  to help around the house. The trailer for the programme prompted viewers to inquire where ...