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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Twitter inks new streaming deal with NFL after losing live games to Amazon

Twitter recently lost its Thursday Night Football coverage to Amazon. But keen to keep fans on side, the social media company has just signed a new deal with the NFL for fresh content.

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Twitter to Carry Live Convention Coverage on the Web


Twitter will stream CBS News’ live coverage of the Republication and Democratic National Conventions, the companies announced Monday. Twitter and CBS previously partnered on one of each party’s presidential primary debates. In both instances, CBS’ coverage included real-time metrics and curated tweets, and questions Twitter users submitted during the broadcasts were put to the candidates. “Twitter is the fastest way to find out what’s happening in politics and to have a discussion about it,” said Twitter CFO Anthony Noto.

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The anti-Silicon Valley: Start-up haven blooms in Moroccan paradise

Taghazout is a tiny town on Morocco’s west coast with sketchy Internet coverage, but it is becoming an international start-up hot spot.


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Google I/O 2015 sets a low bar for Apple's WWDC to leap

From all the breathless coverage detailing Google’s I/O 2015 conference announcements, you might not have noticed that virtually all of what Google had to show this year were things Apple had already introduced over the past year (or long ago). Once hailed as being “more innovative” and faster at introducing new features, Android has become a slow follower.



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Virtual doctors treat real patients at remote digital clinics

Telemedicine is improving the quality of health care coverage at remote medical clinics throughout the U.S., like the one at Jones Wheat Elementary in Bainbridge, Ga.

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