The automation wave is coming for computer programmers – up to a point.
We have long believed ourselves to be the only intelligent beings on Earth – that may soon change and the consequences will be dramatic for law, politics and society in general.
We are living at the start of what many believe to be a fourth industrial revolution, with robotics and artificial intelligence expected to have an impact on our lives to the same extent as the development of the steam engine, electricity, and computing.
Recently, Intel has unveiled two kits to help consumers create their own drones and robots. The products were showcased at one of the company’s developer forums in China. The Robotic Development Kit is for robot enthusiasts, while the also aptly named Aero Kit has the parts necessary to build drones.