Daily Report: Automation’s Effect on Developing Tech Economies by JIM KERSTETTER


By JIM KERSTETTER

Many workers in the United States worry about being replaced by machines. The same is true in countries like India.

Published: June 25, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Google Wants to be Everywhere With Everyone by DAVID STREITFELD


By DAVID STREITFELD

At the company’s annual conference for software developers, the internet giant offered a vision of life in which you’ll never be alone.

Published: May 16, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Sorry, a Robot Is Not About to Replace Your Lawyer by STEVE LOHR


By STEVE LOHR

The legal profession relies more and more on automation. But fears that it will be automated out of existence are overblown, researchers say. For now.

Published: March 18, 2017 at 02:00PM

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Robots Will Take Jobs, but Not as Fast as Some Fear, New Report Says by STEVE LOHR


By STEVE LOHR

A study by the McKinsey Global Institute concludes that the automation of jobs is inevitable but that the process is likely to be gradual.

Published: January 11, 2017 at 02:00PM

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