Apr 26 2018 – Andrew Rosenblum – New Scientist
New ship-to-shore cranes help easily and autonomously unload shipping containers in the harbor.
Mar 18 2018 – Cade Metz – New York Times
Like Amazon, FedEx begins adding robots to its warehouse floors.
Feb 9 2018 – Geoff Nesnow – Medium
A nice look at how driverless cars and trucks will affect the automotive industry and workforce.
Oct 2017 – J. Anover & M. Adalid – Futurism
An infographic detailing vehicles and transportation systems currently in autonomous testing and development phases.
Sept 10 2017 – Nick Wingfield – New York Times
This is a very interesting but dangerous story. On the surface, it sounds like robots are not replacing workers, but this is reported on through the lens of a company that is growing at a meteor pace. If we look at most other companies where this kind of automation was deployed, there would be net job loss for sure.
Jun 9 2017 – Jamie Condliffe – MIT Technology Review
Fully robotic ships could have more advantages to shipping than their crewed counterparts.