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.
2017 – Futurism
An infographic illustrating which jobs are most at risk of automation.
April 17 2017 – Nanette Byrnes – MIT Technology Review
Using smartphone data and artificial intelligence to track and interpret behavior, a Chicago startup is attempting something extraordinary: predicting and preventing relapse into drug use.
Apr 7 2017 – Yi Shu Ng – Mashable
This robot security guard has a 360-degree view and can see up to 10 meters away.
Apr 3 2017 – A. Glaser & R. Molla – Recode
Job-stealing robots are steadily taking over America.