Sept 29, 2018 – Jon Christian – Futurism
Now automation is starting to eat into a new industry: food and hospitality. Workers are concerned — according to the New York Times, the labor union that represents Marriott International hotel workers is demanding measures that will protect staff from being replaced by robots.
June 25 2018 – Will Knight – Technology Review
Combining the latest advances in artificial intelligence with robots could transform manufacturing and warehousing—and take AI to the next level.
May 23 2018 – Steve LeVine – Axios
There is barely a peep from Washington in response to a widely forecast social and economic tsunami resulting from automation, including the potential for decades of flat wages and joblessness
Jan 9 2018 – Kate Taylor – Business Insider
Jack in the Box says it’s considering swapping some cashiers with self-ordering kiosks and other tech as minimum wages increase.
March 9 2017 – Jamie Condliffe – MIT Technology Review
Machines are increasingly able to produce food you may be willing to eat.