jobs

telecom

Verizon Trims 10,000 Employees Despite Billions in Tax Cuts and Government Favors

Killing net neutrality in particular was supposed to spur both job growth and investment.
Karl Bode
12.11.18
Right to Disconnect

This Politician Wants New Yorkers to Have the 'Right to Disconnect'

New York councilman Rafael Espinal introduced a new bill yesterday to stop after work emails and texts.
Ankita Rao
3.23.18
Moveable

Autonomous Semis Could Help Solve Trucking’s Major Labor Shortage

In 2016, US trucking had a shortage of 36,500 drivers.
Tracey Lindeman
1.29.18
robots

What Makes a Job Vulnerable to AI Automation?

Economics researchers lay out a new set of criteria.
Michael Byrne
12.21.17
"What Do You Do For a Living?"

A Former Clickhole Writer Made a ‘Content Bot’ That Will Probably Become My Boss

It’s already won a comedy competition and is currently applying to be Poet Laureate for the city of Redmond, Washington.
Claire Downs
10.12.17
robots

Where Are Robots Affecting American Industry the Most?

Researchers mapped where industrial robots are taking over, and it explains a lot about politics.
Ankita Rao
8.14.17
the singularity

The Musk/Zuckerberg Dustup Represents a Growing Schism in AI

Two distinct visions for the future of AI are emerging.
Frank White
8.3.17
energy

The World’s Largest Coal Mining Company Is Closing 37 Sites

As solar energy becomes cheaper than coal, India’s growth will depend on renewables.
Ankita Rao
6.23.17
garment bots

The Case for Letting Robots Make Our Clothes

I visited the garment factory workers who could lose their jobs to automation. But could robots also change their lives?
Ankita Rao
6.6.17
machines

Click Here to Find Out If a Robot Will Take Your Job

The robots have their eyes on a lot of jobs. Is yours one?
Samantha Cole
5.30.17
Taking Our Jobs

Old And Young Populations Need Automation, But for Different Reasons

Meeting GDP and development goals will need a combination of humans and machines working together.
Corin Faife
5.9.17
State of Surveillance

Are You a Spy Tech Nerd Who Can 'Climb Poles'? The US Embassy in Thailand Has a Job for You

JOB ALERT!
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.28.17
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