UK SMBs optimistic about AI but employees fear it will replace them - report

New data finds that over half of UK SMBs are planning to invest in AI in the next year

Andrea Gaini
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UK SMBs optimistic about AI but employees fear it will replace them - report

The majority of UK SMBs are optimistic about AI and plan to invest in the technology in the next twelve months, according to a survey by market analysts Sapio Research. But for employees, the su...

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