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Technology – BBC News

Robot fruit pickers could help solve the industry’s skilled recruitment crisis, says a Kent farm manager.

Giles Cannon, who manages Roughway Farm near Tonbridge, says his farm has been “overwhelmed” with job interest in recent weeks as hundreds of people seek to work as fruit pickers.

It comes several weeks after a national call was made by the Environment Secretary, George Eustice, urging students and furloughed workers to apply for seasonal farm work amid feared shortages.

However, hiring experienced staff has proved challenging for the agricultural sector, according to Mr Cannon.

Mr Cannon, who has worked in the farming sector for decades, said: “To call fruit picking an unskilled job is doing the industry a disservice.”

Farmers around the world are increasingly interested in robot technology to address the long-term decline in skilled labour, according to 2019 research carried out by Fieldwork Robotics, a company linked to the University of

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Technology Articles, Technological News | Popular Science

Devices, apps, robots, and everything else that makes technology essential to your modern life.

Gadgets

Security

Staying secure in the modern world is more difficult than ever. Every day, we face threats to our identities, our personal information, our data, and even ourselves. From malware attacks to phishing schemes, we survey the security landscape. It takes a lot more than some anti-virus software to stay safe. We go beyond the sensationalism to assess which threats could pose the biggest problems and dig into the repercussions that ripple through our lives once security has been compromised. KEEP GOING

AI

Sure, artificial intelligence can generate hilarious song titles and paint colors, but it’s also powering some of the most compelling new technology of our time. Machine learning and neural networks are playing larger roles in almost every device and system we use. It’s built into your smartphone, your smart home, and maybe

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Google News – Technology – Latest

GameClub brings its subscription-based gaming catalog to Android

Subscription-based access to mobile gaming *content* is fueling new services like Apple Arcade and Google Play Pass. Last fall, a startup called GameClub …

TechCrunch

GAMES OF THE WEEK – The 5 best new mobile games for iOS and Android – June 18th 2020

It’s that time again! Time for another entry into our long-running GAMES OF THE WEEK series. If you’re looking for the best 5 games which have hit the iPhone, …

Pocket Gamer

GameClub’s mobile gaming subscription service launches on Android for $4.99

GameClub, a gaming subscription *service*, launches on Android with a slew of classic mobile games. For just $5 a month, it offers to help you relive bygone …

Android Central

GameClub Officially Launches On Android Today with a

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