September 16, 2019 – Paul Sawers – VentureBeat
“Once supermarkets are fitted with an array of cameras, sensors, and computer vision smarts, customers can simply pick items from shelves, put them into their cart, walk out, and have the payment automatically deducted from their account.”
September 9, 2019 – Sigal Samuel – Vox
“Designed to look like Kannon, the Buddhist deity of mercy, the $1 million machine is an attempt to reignite people’s passion for their faith in a country where religious affiliation is on the decline.”
December 7, 2018 – Erin Winick – MIT Technology Review
“Andrew Yang announced he is vying for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination back in February. His mission? Preparing America for automation.”
Oct 23 2018 – Kristen Houser – Futurism
A newly released study by fintech company Smart Asset found that those regions are the ones most likely to experience serious job losses due to automation.
Aug 13 2018 – Avalon Advisors, LLC
Maybe these older robots will end up in a “wax robot” museum and harken back to a time before automation came for services employment.
Aug 5 2018 – Steve Lohr – New York Times
New software automates mundane office tasks enters the workplace.
Aug 3 2018 – Ska Sijia – PanDaily
Located in a central shopping mall in the PIK Avenue in the capital of the Southeastern country, the 270-square meter retail space is the largest JD unmanned store to date.
May 8 2018 – Ainsley Harris – Fast Company
A new report paints a grim picture for financial services jobs.
February 23 2018 – Erin Winick – Technology Review
A perfect storm of economic and technological factors has produced America’s historically low productivity gains. So says new research by the consultancy firm McKinsey, which also offers some ideas for getting things back on track.
June 12 2013 – David Rotman – MIT Technology Review
Automation is reducing the need for people in many jobs. Are we facing a future of stagnant income and worsening inequality?