automation

Could a basic income protect you from the rise of robots?

Posted in Business on 25th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

Losing your job to a robot might not necessarily be all doom and gloom if governments revolutionise the way we can earn a crust.

Aging Japan Wants Automation, Not Immigration

Posted in Software on 25th Aug, 2017
by Alex Muller

A labor shortage could fuel the nation's next innovation boom.

The looming jobs crisis the Trump administration must not ignore

Posted in Business on 2nd Apr, 2017
by Alex Muller

The New York Times has reported on how Amazon's automation ambitions will be 'putting traditional retail jobs in jeopardy'

The U.S. will be hit worse by job automation than other major economies

Posted in Business on 26th Mar, 2017
by Alex Muller

A new study from PwC estimates that 38 percent of U.S. jobs could be lost to automation in the next 15 years.

Automation Could Cause America to Lose 35% of its Tax Base in the Next 20 Years

Posted in Business on 6th Mar, 2017
by Alex Muller

The US is in danger of losing more than one-third of its tax base due to increasing automation in both manufacturing and service sectors.