The unstoppable march of the machines

Current Biology 25(7) (2015)

As robots are taking over more and more tasks formerly performed by human employees and algorithms backed up by big data covering our every move are beginning to shape how we experience our lives, it’s not just traditional concepts like privacy that are affected. The accelerating change in technology changes human life from the working of the mind through to our social behaviour and ecology. Michael Gross reports.

DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2015.03.012