The SoftBank humanoid robot known as Pepper, dressed as a waiter, gestures during a conference in Tokyo. (Reuters photo) Digital technology is making it far easier to get things done in everyday life, from banking to ordering food, buying clothes, books and music. A few taps on a smartphone and your transaction is complete.
Communication in general has been revolutionised by access to cheap and reliable broadband service. Not that long ago, if you wanted to talk to a friend or family member in another country, it would cost you a dollar a minute or more. Today you can simply […]