You are here

US workers struggle to keep up as robots grow smarter

BT_20141217_ROBOT17_1415917.jpg
The ALO, a robot butler by Savioke, delivering an order of fresh towels to a room at the Aloft Hotel in California. Economists have long argued that, just as buggy- makers gave way to car factories, technology would create as many jobs as it destroyed. Now, many are not so sure.

New York

A MACHINE that administers sedatives recently began treating patients at a Seattle hospital. At a Silicon Valley hotel, a bellhop robot delivers items to people's rooms. Last spring, a software algorithm wrote a breaking news article about an earthquake that the Los Angeles Times

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

grab

Receive $80 Grab vouchers valid for use on all Grab services except GrabHitch and GrabShuttle when you subscribe to BT All-Digital at only $0.99*/month.

Find out more at btsub.sg/promo

Powered by GET.comGetCom