How Japanese society and robots match up, by Christopher Simons.
The vision of the future we are fed will leave many of us reeling, writes Dinyar Godrej. For what?
Breakthrough hep C drugs are so costly, patients are defying the system to get them. Sophie Cousins writes.
Noel Sharkey’s stark warning against the latest arms race.
Precision agriculture is where it’s at – according to the corporate giants. Jim Thomas inspects their plans.
Industrial robots are being put to work on a huge scale. Jenny Chan looks at the case of Foxconn.
Think of computer code as new rules governing society – who gets to enforce it? asks Audrey Watters.
Prejudice and a lack of legal protection hamper migrant workers in Lebanon. Fiona Broom writes.
If automation decimates jobs, we need better solutions than these, argues Nick Dowson.
Why is bomb-dropping all it takes to appear presidential, Mark Engler asks.
I Am Not a Witch, by Rungano Nyoni; Menashe, by Joshua Z Weinstein.
Nick Dowson reports on Brexit’s impact on some Global South economies.