Few Jobs Safe From Robotics, AI Advances


The age of connected and intelligent systems has been a subject of intense media coverage and hot debate, but the implications will be much greater than many have forecast. Most predictions paint a rather bleak picture for lower-income blue collar jobs. Many will be replaced with automation resulting from the combination of advanced sensor, connectivity, processing, robotics and artificial intelligence technologies. However, the impact on white collar jobs and communities may be even more significant.

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Facebook employees fume after push to censor Trump posts rebuffed

Some of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s posts on Facebook have set off an intense debate inside the social media company over the past year, with some employees arguing certain posts about banning Muslims from entering the U.S. should be removed for violating the site’s rules on hate speech, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Under pressure from Apple Music, Spotify tries to buy new subscribers' love with free Chromecast

Article Image In the face of intense competition from Apple Music and free alternatives like YouTube, streaming provider Spotify is working to entice consumers to sign up for its premium service by offering Google’s Chromecast gratis to new subscribers.

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Coming Soon: 360-Degree Videos Shot With GoPro Cameras

Thanks to the recent surge of interest in virtual reality, we’re now witnessing an intense, almost frenzied fascination among camera companies with models that shoot 360-degree video.

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Apple's secrecy hampering AI development, report says

Article Image Apple’s intense levels of secrecy are preventing the company from making real leaps in the quality of its artificial intelligence, a report said on Thursday.

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