March 14 2017 – Wired
MIT Economist Andrew McAfee discusses the role of automation in the global economy in this video.
March 9 2017 – Jamie Condliffe – MIT Technology Review
Machines are increasingly able to produce food you may be willing to eat.
Mar 3 2017 – Oliver Garret – Forbes
Driverless cars affect many different pieces of the automotive industry, including manufacturers and insurance companies.
Feb 17 2017 – Dan Mangan – CNBC
AI could take over a lawyer’s job searching documents for useful evidence for cases.
Feb 13 2017 – David Rotman – MIT
AI could dramatically improve the economy and aspects of everyday life, but we need to invent ways to make sure everyone benefits.
Jan 30 2017 – Patrick Gillespie – CNN
Research supports Obama’s claim. Far more jobs are lost to robots and automation than trade with China, Mexico or any other country.
Jan 25 2017 – Farhad Manjoo – New York Times
The US should invest more in robots in order to compete with countries like China.
Jan 2017 – J. Manyika, M. Chui & M. Miremadi – McKinsey Global Institute
A report of the McKinsey Global Institute’s research on the future of work and the potential impacts of data and analytics, automation, robotics and artificial intelligence on the global economy.
Jan 13 2017 – Jamie Condliffe – MIT Technology Review
Even though an automated workforce is coming, it will take a lot longer than we think.
Jan 12 2017 – Steve Lohr – New York Times
Hindrances to automation include technical possibility, economics, labor markets, regulations and social attitudes.