Google pledges $1 billion to prepare workers for automation

Posted in Business on 14th Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

The 'Grow with Google' initiative can help people adapt with the changing nature of jobs.

AI will eliminate 1.8M jobs but create 2.3M by 2020, claims Gartner

Posted in Software on 3rd Oct, 2017
by Alex Muller

AI will augment workers and be a 'net job creator' by 2020 according to new research, which Gartner touted.

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'

This company replaced 90% of its workforce with machines. Here's what happened

Posted in Business on 24th Mar, 2017
by Alex Muller

As technology improves, the range of tasks that can be taken over by automated systems will continue to expand.

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.