May 8 2017 – Robert D. Atkinson – Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
Thirteen key points describing the interaction between AI and employment.
May 8 2017 – R. D. Atkinson & J. Wu – Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
The labor market is not experiencing technological disruption and it is time to start accelerating productivity with more technological innovation.
May 5 2017 – Ray Zinn – Forbes
Many captains of technology are openly predicting the demise of humankind from advancements in automation and artificial intelligence (AI), but the truth is that AI exists to further reduce human toil.
May 4 2017 – Jamie Condliffe – MIT Technology Review
Advanced processes can certainly boost productivity – but they’re unlikely to lead to more jobs in the industry.
May 3 2017 – Tom Simonite – MIT Technology Review
This machine may replace seasonal farm labor.
Apr 28 2017 – Daisuke Wakabayashi – New York Times
This article tells the stories of a travel agent, a robotics expert, an engineer, a customer-service representative and a scriptwriter training robots to do their jobs.
Apr 27 2017 – CBS News
A video showing innovations in automation for the retail industry.
Apr 25 2017 – Dom Galeon – Futurism
Canada has set up pilot communities to test the viability of UBI.
Apr 23 2017 – David Ramli – Bloomberg
Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma says, “Social conflicts in the next three decades will have an impact on all sorts of industries and walks of life.”
Apr 22 2017- Steve Cousins – Techcrunch
Introducing a “robot tax” could provide some pros and cons.