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Robots will replace fast-food workers

Robots will replace fast-food workers | The Jobless Economy | Scoop.it
A number of companies have begun experimenting with new technology that could significantly reduce restaurant labor forces in the years to come.
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Another job category dissapearing

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We’re Heading into a Jobless Future, No Matter What the Government Does

We’re Heading into a Jobless Future, No Matter What the Government Does | The Jobless Economy | Scoop.it
In an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal, former Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers revived a debate I’d had with futurist Ray Kurzweil in 2012 about the jobless future.He echoed the words of Peter
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New examples of jobs dissapearing and questions being raised on the impact of this development on society

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'Gods' Make Comeback at Toyota as Humans Steal Jobs From Robots

'Gods' Make Comeback at Toyota as Humans Steal Jobs From Robots | The Jobless Economy | Scoop.it
Inside Toyota Motor Corp.’s oldest plant, there’s a corner where humans have taken over from robots in thwacking glowing lumps of metal into crankshafts. This is Mitsuru Kawai’s vision of the future.
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Interesting counter development at Toyota!

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Artificial intelligence: Job killer or your next boss? | ZDNet

Artificial intelligence: Job killer or your next boss? | ZDNet | The Jobless Economy | Scoop.it
As software automates an increasing number of tasks, is it time to reassess traditional workplace roles and create an office that suits both man and machine?
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Bigger than Marx

Bigger than Marx | The Jobless Economy | Scoop.it
Making equations cool again IT IS the closest thing to a pop-culture sensation heavyweight economics will ever provide. “Capital in the Twenty-First Century”, a...
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Employement : a (lost ?) war against the machine ?

Employement : a (lost ?) war against the machine ? | The Jobless Economy | Scoop.it
For Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson, authors of "Race Against The Machine", technological progress won't create jobs without deep reforms
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