Mark Carney in globalisation warning SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info The Bank of England governor claimed technological advances could “hollow out” certain sectors in the job market – leaving a large segment of the British population without jobs. The 51-year-old Canadian economist added workers in administrative, clerical and production jobs would be most threatened by machines. GETTY Mark Carney claimed 15million Britons could lose their jobs The 15million figure represents almost half of the 31.8million workforce of Britain which Carney claims could be replaced by robots. Carney said: “The fundamental challenge is, alongside its great benefits, every technological revolution mercilessly destroys jobs … [Read more...] about ROBOT REVOLUTION: Mark Carney says ’15 million British workers to be REPLACED by androids’
James Earl Jones has signed over the rights to his iconic Darth Vader voice to new AI (artificial intelligence) technology. The 91-year-old has voiced the iconic Star Wars villain since 1977 and most recently took on the role for new Disney+ series, Obi-Wan Kenobi , which also stars Ewan McGregor . But there have been reports of the actor wanting to retire, with speculation that Lucasfilm was using AI to replace Jones and use his voice for the future now confirmed. The actor himself seems to have approved the move, with the people behind the advanced technology saying he even offers them advice on it. ‘He had mentioned he was looking into winding down this particular character,’ creator Matthew Wood began. ‘So how do we move forward?’, he told Vanity Fair , sharing that, when he presented Jones with the work done on recreating his famous voice, the actor signed off on using his archival voice recordings to ‘keep Vader alive.’ Wood also said Jones is … [Read more...] about Darth Vader’s James Earl Jones approves AI technology to recreate his voice after he dies
Enlarge this image NASA's Artemis I moon rocket sits at Launch Pad Complex 39B at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., in June. Eva Marie Uzcategui/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Eva Marie Uzcategui/AFP via Getty Images NASA's Artemis I moon rocket sits at Launch Pad Complex 39B at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., in June. Eva Marie Uzcategui/AFP via Getty Images NASA's hopes for a Monday launch of the massive Space Launch System rocket from the Kennedy Space Center on a test flight to the moon are on hold for at least a few days after engineers were unable to resolve an engine problem. Space NASA is set to return to the moon. Here are 4 reasons to go back One of the four SLS core-stage engines failed to reach the proper temperature for launch, prompting the Artemis I mission's launch director to scrub the planned Monday morning liftoff. With just 40 minutes left on the … [Read more...] about After a delay, the next launch opportunity for NASA’s giant moon rocket is Friday
Fortnite Season X (10) is coming to an end, and fans are gearing up for the 11th instalment of the battle royale game. You may be loving what Season 10 has brought us, but the truth is nothing lasts forever, and Fortnite Season 11 will inevitably come. Fortnite Season 10 is all about being nostalgic for the past and excited for the future. So what better way to honour Season 10, than to look forward to Season 11? The Fortnite Season X Battle Pass has dropped and seemingly revealed the start date of Fortnite Season 11. When is the Fortnite Season 11 release date? Fortnite Season X has been extended for an extra week, and will not start this weekend as planned. Now Fortnite Season 10 is expected to end on Sunday, October 13 at 7pm. That means Fortnite Season 11 will start a few hours later. When the new season dropped the Season 10 Battle Pass said it would last until October 6 – which is this Sunday. However, it's not unusual Epic changes the release date as they go. … [Read more...] about Fortnite Season 11 start date: When does Season 11 start? When does Season 10 end?
Pop rock band Bastille ‘s front man, Dan Smith, 36, says the group is totally dependent on tech for their live shows and their latest album. The singer and Brit-nominated line-up regularly play festivals around the world such as the Isle of Wight annual gathering, Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and Reading. He says they are reliant on new tech, but not just for performing. Here he spills the beans on how he got electrocuted on stage, why Twitter is not always toxic and why he needs his own headspace with his favourite tech. You’re about to tour Europe. What sort of tech goes into taking your show on the road? This tour is so dependent on tech and electronic instruments, particularly because our latest album, Give Me The Future And Dreams Of The Past, is all about how intertwined our lives are now with technology. So we have a screen behind us with visuals that go with the show, and the whole gig, apart from a few acoustic moments, is all synced up to it. I’m running … [Read more...] about Bastille’s Dan Smith reveals he was once electrocuted on stage
Neighbours: Kylie Minogue discusses her role as Charlene SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info At the age of 36, Kylie Minogue received the devastating diagnosis that she had breast cancer . Yet, before the tumour was picked up by professionals, an initial medical screening missed it completely. "If you have any doubt, go back again," the star told Medicinenet in 2021 – and that's exactly what the I Should Be So Lucky singer did. Related articles Princess Beatrice's ongoing difficulty with 'muddled' thoughts Sleeping on stomach branded 'unhealthy' - ‘stressful’ on the spine By following her gut instinct, and getting a second opinion, Minogue is still able to perform for millions of her fans at the age … [Read more...] about Kylie Minogue’s words of wisdom for getting an earlier diagnosis of cancer