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The world's biggest annual event for showcasing innovations in consumer technology, the CES, puts us on the trail of the keys we need to consider in an increasingly uncertain landscape, from the prominence of digital health to the latest version of the domestic robot.
COVID-19 has put the focus squarely on biosecurity. Against the backdrop of social distancing and quarantines to curb the spread of the virus, technologies that were already seen as holding great promise (and threatening) to revolutionise transport and mobility are now gaining ground. Will the pandemic hasten the era of robots, drones and autonomous cars? We analyse this effect, focusing on the case of driverless vehicles.