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Domino's to deploy pizza delivery robots in Europe

Aerial drones get a lot of the fanfare, but ground-based robots could form an important part of our autonomous delivery future, too. At least that's the way Domino's sees it, having ...

10 hours ago from Gizmag

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Actually, Steve Mnuchin, Robots Have Already Affected the U.S. Labor Market

The suggestion that job loss due to automation is 50 years off is laughable—and there’s finally some data to prove it.

Tue 28 Mar 17 from MIT Technology Review

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Trump's tweets get burned daily by a robot - CNET

Commentary: A new Twitter account features videos of the ritual burning of every tweet emitted by the president.

6 hours ago from CNET Cutting Edge

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Robotic system takes a one-two approach to crop analysis

If we're going to develop drought-resistant crops, we first need to better understand how existing crops respond to dry conditions. With that in mind, scientists from the University ...

Tue 28 Mar 17 from Gizmag

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Worm-like robot could crawl through intestines

The robot, known as the single actuator wave-like robot (SAW) was developed by researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel.

Tue 28 Mar 17 from Daily Mail

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Bank tellers believe AI will take their jobs in 3 years

A survey has found that a majority of bankers feel they will be replaced with AI in the next three years. More than three quarters of respondents said the technology will create simple users ...

Tue 28 Mar 17 from Daily Mail

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New safety technology enables teamwork

Until now, heavy-duty robots have always been housed in separate work areas to safeguard factory employee safety. Researchers at Fraunhofer want to change that with an ingenious security concept ...

Mon 27 Mar 17 from Phys.org

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Can robots write meaningful news?

Robots and computers are replacing people everywhere; doctors, pilots, even journalists. Is this leading to a dystopian society, or could it be something positive?

Tue 28 Mar 17 from Phys.org

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Tech world debate on robots and jobs heats up

Are robots coming for your job?

Sun 26 Mar 17 from Phys.org

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Robots and AI are threatening close to a third of UK jobs, study reveals

The likelihood of automation is highest in sectors including transport, manufacturing, and wholesale and retail

Fri 24 Mar 17 from The Independent

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