Reducing Food Waste: An Endless Battle

By Luan Do | Epoch Times Staff  In Singapore, anti-foodwaste enthusiasts would remember the year 2013, when growth in food waste exceeded that in total population by a factor of eight. Although significant improvements have been made to bring this factor down to 0.5 last year, Singapore is still in the crosshairs of the international campaign…

Technology and the Future Workforce

By Athena Wang | Epoch Times Staff A paper by Carl Benedikt Frey and Michael A. Osborne estimates that around 47 percent of total US employment is at risk of being replaced by computerisation within a decade or two. The chart below summarises key highlights from their paper, ‘The Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are…

MAN vs. MACHINE—Not If, But When

By Luan Do | Epoch Times Staff Nowadays, it is hard to imagine the world without automation. ‘Doing more with less’ has become a maxim at every social stratum, all in the name of improving quality of life. Will there be a turn to the mutualistic symbiosis between man and machine? While this topic is…

AI’s Future & Its Impact on Humanity

By Lynnette Sim| Epoch Times Staff Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been hailed as a solution to the developed world’s labour shortages and a means of vastly improving our lives. What are the current trends of AI and its future impacts on mankind? The Epoch Times asked some Jeffrey Tan, CEO of Singapore Founders Club, and Hector…