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Artificial Intelligence at the Drive Thru

The Washinton Post reports: At this fast-food drive-through, the person taking your order might not be a person at all. Welcome to the new era of fast food, where the robot revolution is well underway. The inexorable march toward automation … Continue reading

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Unions Adjust to “Racist” Automation

The Huffington Post has a new article that insists that When We Talk About Automation, We Also Need To Talk About Race. Why do they say this? Technology is becoming ever more present in the way work in all industries … Continue reading

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Walmart Robot Army Wants Your Jobs

CBS has an article about automation called Walmart Launches Small Army Of Autonomous Scanning Robots. Let’s have a look. Artificial intelligence will soon be put to work at Walmart stores around the country. And it could be a game-changer for retail. … Continue reading

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Robots Replace 2/3 of Workers at On-line Grocer

Bloomberg has an interesting article on automation in the on-line grocery business: How Many Robots Does It Take to Fill a Grocery Order? Here’s a summary: The U.K.’s biggest online grocer hit a milestone this year: Ocado Group Plc put together … Continue reading

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Is Automation OK After All?

The CBC’s Don Pittis is back with another article on automation: These Canadians are helping the world become replicant ready. Generation R, a startup company that helps organizations prepare for the robot invasion, recently completed a study for Technical Safety … Continue reading

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Automation is not the Industrial Revolution

The ‘experts’ are at it again, warning that Mankind is at a ‘tipping point’ as automation and AI begins to replace us in a ‘long and painful process’. Is it time to set your hair on fire, or are they … Continue reading

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Socialists Fix Improved Productivity with Higher Taxes

Technology Review has published an article claiming San Francisco Will Consider a Tax on Robots. Let’s consider their wisdom. When robots steal our jobs, should they be made to pay taxes? That’s something residents of San Francisco are being asked to … Continue reading

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