Robots in the News

News and articles from around the world are posted here for general information.

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Rise of the Robots (May 2016)

Rise of the Robots

“For about the same cost as a low-skilled laborer’s salary, you can now buy a robot capable of doing low-skilled labor. The human and robot require the same amount of training, and they perform the same basic tasks in the same basic manner. But the latter will do so for 24 hours a day without complaint, without food, without taking a nap or asking for a raise. It is the perfect, tireless employee with whom no human laborer could ever compete.

Remember the problems with Apple products and slave labour?
Guess what, robots have replaced the slave labour…

Foxconn Replace 60,000 Workers With Robots

 

Unveiling Domino's Robot.

Unveiling Domino’s Robot.

Domino’s Pizza Delivery Robots…

Even pizzas will be delivered by robots! Check the link! Where will kids get summer jobs if they don’t know something about robots? (Pizza Hut already uses robots to take orders in Asia).

Wendy’s to replace workers with machines.

Robot bests doctors

 

5 ways robots are delivering health care in Saskatchewan:

Saskatchewan Doctor in a Box: CBC link

Can these 7 robots replace your doctor?

7 Robots replace your doctor? PC Mag link

See the F150 being made by ROBOTS!

Australia’s Chief Scientist Alan Finkel: “At least 45 to 50 per cent of the jobs we know of today will disappear in the next 20 years, but there will be replacement jobs.”  (http://www.abc.net.au/)

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Job Loss Prediction

80 million jobs will be replaced by Robots. November 12, 2015

Tally the Grocery Robot

Job Losses Due to Automation