Spend and Retrain: Unemployment and Income Inequality driven by Policy not Automation

May 8, 2017 – Washington D.C. based – ITIF (Information Technology and Innovation Foundation) released an interesting study on the inter-relationship between automation technology, policy and employment. In their own words – there is considerable confusion about the potential effects of emerging technologies such as robotics and artificial intelligence on employment. From taxi drivers being … Continue reading Spend and Retrain: Unemployment and Income Inequality driven by Policy not Automation

SyncFab and the Industrial Revolution 4.0 – theme of the 2016 World Economic Forum

January 20-23, 2016 – The Fourth Industrial Revolution was the theme of this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland. What is the Fourth Industrial Revolution and how is SyncFab playing a part? The Third Industrial Revolution used electronics and information technology to automate production. Now a Fourth Industrial Revolution is building on the … Continue reading SyncFab and the Industrial Revolution 4.0 – theme of the 2016 World Economic Forum