BOE's Carney: UK could lose 10% of jobs to robots - Around 10% of British jobs could be lost to automation, Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney said Friday, highlighting the potential short-term costs of the so-called Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Tiny U.S. Island is Drowning. Residents Deny the Reason - Water will one day swamp historic Tangier Island, in the Chesapeake Bay. But its inhabitants argue that it's erosion, not climate change.
Report warns autonomous tech to result in loss of higher paying driving jobs - “If current conditions seen in much of the trucking industry prevail — and it’s likely they will, if policy doesn’t change — the jobs created by autonomous trucks will pay far less than the jobs we might lose,” the report
Group: US, Russia block consensus at 'killer robots' meeting - A key opponent of high-tech, automated weapons known as "killer robots" is blaming countries like the U.S. and Russia for blocking consensus at a U.N.-backed conference...
The Real Cost of Retraining Your Workers to Keep Up With Your Robots - As small companies in stodgy industries embrace automation, they're spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to train their employees for the future