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New recruits mark expansion for Auger

New recruits mark expansion for Auger

Auger, the market-leading independent drainage and water supply pipe specialist, based on the Wirral, has taken on a team of new employees, expanding every part of the business. The Wallasey company, which serves the UK-wide insurance industry, has made significant investment into its business in recent months, with a move to a new £1.2million headquarters. [...]

Nesta’s Top 21st  Century Skills

Nesta’s Top 21st Century Skills

We found nuggets of rich data in Nesta’s report, regarding the future of UK skills in the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The three previous ones freed us from animal power, enabled mass production, and brought digital to billions of people.

Are Robots Such a Taxing Matter?

Are Robots Such a Taxing Matter?

We have reached a defining moment in the evolution of automation. The Meriam-Webster Dictionary still regards a robot as ‘a machine that looks like a human being, and performs various complex acts’ … also ‘a similar but fictional machine whose lack of capacity for human emotions is often emphasized.’ However, it now concedes a robot