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The Tech House of the future – have a look around
Grab the keys and get set to unpack your boxes. It’s time to move into the future. But before you cross the threshold and command your robo-butler to get the kettle on, take a moment to stand back and admire this feat of engineering.
AI replacing jobs – is this good or bad?
A future in which human workers are replaced by a machine is now a reality at Fukoku Mutual Life - an insurance firm in Japan. Employees are being laid off and replaced with IBMs 'Watson" Explorer" - an artificial intelligence system that can calculate payouts to policyholders.
Watson possesses cognitive technology that can think like a
Is Amazons automation a good thing?
The Seattle Times reports that Amazon significantly expanded its army of warehouse robots in 2016 to 45,000 robots across its 20 fulfillment centers. That is a 50% increase from the same time in 2015, when Amazon had 30,000 robots working alongside 230,000 people.
Amazon bought a robotics company