Brainfood: Mariana Mazzucato, who funds technology revolutions?

This week’s Brain Food features Mariana Mazzucato and her thoughts on how technology revolutions get funded. Who will fund the next revolution to get machines more intelligent than us? venture capitalists, Wall Street, existing billionaires? If the next revolution is similar to the last one, it’s most likely to be the government, specifically the US government!


Best Tweets of the Week, including the threat to humans from robot sex, a robot update and the Mac birthday

Haven’t see all of our tweets? Don’t worry, here’s some of our favourite tweets from us last week; an update on robots and er, robot sex. Also the Mac birthday and a potential solution for the fallout caused by robot automation.