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How our coming ‘robot dystopia’ is changing the future of work

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If you believe everything you read, technology will soon eliminate our need to work – and leave us all in misery
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Robot Ethics: Personal Perspectives | EPSRC UK-RAS Network

IET Robotics and Mechatronics Network in association with the Science Museum Lates and supported by the EPSRC UK-RAS Network is organising a public lecture on Robot Ethics.
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Robots and the future of work - Technical.ly Brooklyn

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The conversation featured a trio of robot-minded humans: Robbie Allen, CEO of Automated Insights, a platform that automatically generates stories...
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Drone company 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson on safety, technology and Solo device

Drone company 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson on safety, technology and Solo device | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
As government develops new rules for flying tech, 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson says issue is not a "law problem, but an enforcement problem"
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Articles: The Next Phase of the Industrial Revolution

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Ever heard of the Luddites, who took their name from Ned Ludd? They were English textile workers who protested, from 1811 to 1816, against the development and implementation of labor-saving technologies. They protested against stocking frames, spinning frames, and power looms, all introduced during the Industrial Revolution, that replaced the workers with machines that required new skills, thus leaving them without work. The Industrial Revolution changed their live.




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Productivity: It’s a drag - FT.com

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Drew Greenblatt surveys the shop floor of his small factory in a down-at-heel district of Baltimore, Maryland, where two workers are using a large steel-bending robot. “This part used to be made in China,” he says. “But because of the robotics we
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3ders.org - 3D printed self-learning, self-repairing robots can adapt to extreme environments | 3D Printer News & 3D Printing News

3ders.org - 3D printed self-learning, self-repairing robots can adapt to extreme environments | 3D Printer News & 3D Printing News | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A team of researchers at Oslo University's Department of Informatics has developed a category of robots that, through simulation programs and 3D printing, adapt to unforeseen obstacles.
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[BBC Robot Documentary] Fault Lines - Robot Wars - NEW+ Robots Documentary HD

[BBC Robot Documentary] Fault Lines - Robot Wars - NEW+ Robots Documentary HD A robot is a mechanical or virtual artificial agent, usually an ...
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Rethink Robotics: Collaborative Robots Continue to Raise Automation ... - DesignNews

Rethink Robotics: Collaborative Robots Continue to Raise Automation ... - DesignNews | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Advances in digital technology have been reducing the cost of computing and promoting accessibility to factory automation for all manufacturers -- not just the biggest ones.
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Rise of the Machines: The Future has Lots of Robots, Few Jobs for Humans | WIRED

Martin Ford   The robots haven’t just landed in the workplace—they’re expanding skills, moving up the corporate ladder, showing awesome productivity and retention rates, and increasingly shoving aside their human counterparts. One multi-tasker bot, from Momentum Machines, can make (and flip) a gourmet hamburger in 10 seconds and could soon replace an entire McDonalds crew.…
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The Rule Of Robots In Stiglitz And Marx - Social Europe

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Branko Milanovic discusses the 'rule of robots' in the ideas of Joseph Stiglitz and Karl Marx.
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Collaborative robotics software development - opensource.com

Collaborative robotics software development - opensource.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Learn more about the Robot Operating System (ROS), a platform built from the ground up to encourage collaborative robotics software development.
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How our coming 'robot dystopia' is changing the future of work - The Globe and Mail

How our coming 'robot dystopia' is changing the future of work - The Globe and Mail | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
If you believe everything you read, technology will soon eliminate our need to work – and leave us all in misery
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Robots and the future of work - Technical.ly Brooklyn

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Will artificial intelligence make your job obsolete? A Northside Festival panel of three robot-minded experts weighs in.
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Robotics competition generated groundbreaking research - MIT News

Robotics competition generated groundbreaking research - MIT News | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
MIT team based robotic control algorithms on cutting-edge theory.
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Chris Anderson to Keynote at InterDrone Exhibition

Chris Anderson to Keynote at InterDrone Exhibition | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
3D Robotics CEO, Best-Selling Author Chris Anderson to Keynote at InterDrone Conference and Exhibition September 9, 10, 11 More than 50 Media and Association partnerships already on board to help build Las Vegas Mega-event...
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Productivity: It’s a drag - FT.com

Productivity: It’s a drag - FT.com | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Drew Greenblatt surveys the shop floor of his small factory in a down-at-heel district of Baltimore, Maryland, where two workers are using a large steel-bending robot. “This part used to be made in China,” he says. “But because of the robotics we
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If robots replace half of US workers, what role will humans play?

If robots replace half of US workers, what role will humans play? Could a computer or a robot do your job? If you work in a field such as telemarketing, office work ...
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‘Rise of the Robots’ and ‘Shadow Work’

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“Rise of the Robots” explores how technology threatens even the nimblest and most expensively educated, and “Shadow Work” shines light on the increase of unpaid work.
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How Robots & Algorithms Are Taking Over by Sue Halpern

How Robots & Algorithms Are Taking Over by Sue Halpern | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Banking, logistics, surgery, and medical recordkeeping are just a few of the occupations that have already been given over to machines.

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The future of work - Irish Times

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The development of automation and robotics is a wonderful success of human invention and innovation. It is not a new trend; it has advanced since humans first used flint as a rudimentary cutting tool and galloped through the industrial revolution.

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China's Manufacturers Are Shifting Towards Zero-Labor Factories

China's Manufacturers Are Shifting Towards Zero-Labor Factories | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
A company in South China’s Guangdong province is building the city’s first zero-labor factory. It’s an effort to address worker shortages and rising labor costs, but the rise of semi-autonomous “smart factories” could be a sign of things to come, in China and elsewhere.
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Future Of Work - Are Robots Good Or Bad?

Future Of Work - Are Robots Good Or Bad? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Discover whether tomorrow's business environment is going to be negatively affected by robotics
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Amazing bug-sized robots can build microstructures - PCWorld

Amazing bug-sized robots can build microstructures - PCWorld | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Silicon Valley team eyes tiny, fast-moving robots in DARPA project.
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