Auto bosses accused of failing to train workers for AI revolution - “Employers see [digital transformation] coming, but they do little to prepare for it, whereas employees embrace it — they think it will make their lives easier,”
Report: Automation A Threat To New York Jobs - That’s according to a new report by the Center for an Urban Future, which says in New York State alone, there are 1.2 million jobs that are highly automatable – meaning 80 percent of the work can be done by machines.
Opinion | Self-driving cars are a liability on the road - For better or for worse, anyone who enters a car accepts that his or her safety depends on other drivers’ imperfect ability to avoid collisions.
Full automation: What it means for the American trucker - The one thing that I am concerned about is that we could see an increase of income inequality and a widening of the gap and a hollowing out of the middle class in this process.
How to respond to the many applications of artificial intelligence - AI can expand human capability by identifying patterns in large datasets much more quickly and accurately, but it also introduces new vulnerabilities from malicious actors.
Affordable 3D Metal Printing On The Desktop - The Virtual Foundry is first to market with an affordable metal 3D printing system that dramatically reduces the entry cost of Metal 3D Printing.
The Unbearable Awkwardness of Automation - Will Automation Push People Out of Architecture? - The machine age is changing the nature of work. In the process, it is also transforming buildings, and making them less hospitable for human use.
Do We Need a Single International Language in Space? - Experts say it may be time to consider it, especially since the ISS could run out of funding and wrap up operations in the 2020s and the space world is changing rapidly.
The Dawn of Artificial Intelligence in Naval Warfare - As the technology matures, the Navy needs to adapt by displacing human intelligence in roles for which AI is better suited while being aware of the many roles in which human intelligence will still have an edge.
Warmer climate will dramatically increase the volatility of global corn crops - The results show that warmer temperatures by the end of this century will reduce yields throughout the world, confirming previous research.
Transparent, Conductive Films Promising for Developing Flexible Screens | News Releases - Nano-structured silver thin-films make for a novel flexible alternative to the common exotic transparent conductor materials coating TVs and touch screens today.