Slashdot Items Tagged "automation"

Date / Time Story
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @05:16PM Bankers Publicly Embracing Robots Are Privately Fearing Job Cuts
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @03:04AM Chatbot Lets You Sue Equifax For Up To $25,000 Without a Lawyer
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @05:05PM Only 13 Percent of Americans Are Scared Robots Will Take Their Jobs, Gallup Poll Shows
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @03:59PM Workers: Fear Not the Robot Apocalypse
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @05:52PM New T-Shirt Sewing Robot Can Make As Many Shirts Per Hour As 17 Factory Workers
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @04:34PM Autonomous Forklift May Eat Up Warehouse Jobs
Wednesday August 16, 2017 @12:00PM Higher Minimum Wages Bring Automation and Job Losses, Study Suggests
Tuesday August 08, 2017 @05:19PM AI Factory Boss Will Tell Workers and Robots How To Work Together
Monday August 07, 2017 @04:18PM Pilotless Planes Could Save Airlines $35 Billion Per Year, But Passengers Aren't Willing To Fly In Them Yet
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @06:49PM US House Panel Approves Broad Proposal On Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday June 21, 2017 @03:17PM Just 14 People Make 500,000 Tons of Steel a Year in Austria
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @03:17PM Driver Killed In a Tesla Crash Using Autopilot Ignored At Least 7 Safety Warnings
Tuesday June 13, 2017 @09:31PM Roomba Inventor Launches 'Tertill', a Weed-Killing Robot For Your Garden
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:55PM Intel Predicts a $7 Trillion Self-Driving Future Where Over a Million Lives Will Be Part of the 'Passenger Economy'
Thursday June 01, 2017 @06:04PM A New Report Finds No Evidence That People Will Work Less Under a Universal Basic Income
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:27PM Amazon's Drive-Up Grocery Stores Are Now Open To the Public In Seattle
Tuesday May 23, 2017 @06:28PM When AI Botches Your Medical Diagnosis, Who's To Blame?
Friday May 19, 2017 @05:23PM Robots Could Wipe Out Another 6 Million Retail Jobs
Tuesday May 09, 2017 @11:48PM The Intelligent Intersection Could Banish Traffic Lights Forever
Monday May 08, 2017 @11:50PM Facebook Must Delete Hate Postings Worldwide, Rules Austrian Court
Friday May 05, 2017 @07:39PM The Parts of America Most Susceptible To Automation
Tuesday May 02, 2017 @03:58PM San Francisco Politician Jane Kim Is Exploring a Tax On Robots
Friday April 28, 2017 @05:41PM Washington State Orchard Owners Look To Robots As Labor Shortage Worsens
Thursday April 27, 2017 @05:27PM Tesla's German Automation Expert Klaus Grohmann Ousted After Clash With CEO Musk
Monday April 17, 2017 @06:19PM Chinese Warehouse Cut Labor Costs In Half With a Fleet of Tiny Robots
Tuesday April 04, 2017 @06:32PM GM Hooking 30,000 Robots To Internet To Keep Factories Humming
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:13PM Smartphones May Be To Blame For Unprecedented Spike In Pedestrian Deaths, Says Report
Monday March 27, 2017 @07:15PM New AI Algorithm Beats Even the World's Worst Traffic
Wednesday March 15, 2017 @06:28PM America May Miss Out On the Next Industrial Revolution
Tuesday February 21, 2017 @07:50PM College Senior Turns His Honda Civic Into a Self-Driving Car Using Free Hardware, Software
Friday February 17, 2017 @06:02PM GM Plans To Build, Test Thousands of Self-Driving Bolts In 2018
Friday February 17, 2017 @05:08PM Bill Gates: The Robot That Takes Your Job Should Pay Taxes
Thursday February 09, 2017 @10:34PM Tesla Employee Calls For Unionization, Musk Says That's 'Morally Outrageous'
Thursday February 09, 2017 @08:08PM eBay Founder Pledges $500,000 To Test Universal Basic Income Program In Kenya
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @06:05PM Goldman Sachs Automated Trading Replaces 600 Traders With 200 Engineers
Monday February 06, 2017 @09:00AM Are Robots Coming To Take Investor Jobs on Wall Street?
Friday January 13, 2017 @10:57AM Half the Work People Do Can Be Automated, Says McKinsey
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @06:13PM Tesla Delivered Over 76,000 Vehicles In 2016, Falling Slightly Short of Goal
Tuesday January 03, 2017 @04:24PM Intel Acquires 15 Percent Stake In Mapping Firm HERE
Monday January 02, 2017 @10:03AM Japanese White-Collar Workers Are Already Being Replaced by Artificial Intelligence
Thursday December 29, 2016 @07:48PM Mining Companies Are Using Autonomous Trucks, Drills and Trains To Boost Efficiency, Reduce Employees
Thursday December 29, 2016 @12:25AM Automatic Brakes Stopped Berlin Truck During Christmas Market Attack
Tuesday December 27, 2016 @07:20PM Uber Launches 'Uber Freight' Website To Prepare the World For Autonomous Delivery Trucks
Friday December 23, 2016 @08:21PM GM Partners With Boston Startup WiTricity To Develop Wireless Charging Technology
Friday December 23, 2016 @07:55PM World's Largest Hedge Fund To Replace Managers With Artificial Intelligence
Thursday December 22, 2016 @04:28PM Stanford Built a Humanoid Submarine Robot To Explore a 17th-Century Shipwreck
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @01:26AM White House: US Needs a Stronger Social Safety Net To Help Workers Displaced by Robots
Monday December 19, 2016 @07:05PM Mark Zuckerberg Demos Jarvis, His Own Home AI Assistant
Thursday December 15, 2016 @06:13PM GM Expands Testing, Production of Self-Driving Cars In Michigan
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @04:29PM Feds Unveil Rule Requiring Cars To 'Talk' To Each Other
Monday December 12, 2016 @05:20PM Panasonic's New Shopping System Automatically Bags, Tallies Your Bill
Sunday December 11, 2016 @06:15PM Robots Are Already Replacing Fast-Food Workers
Friday December 02, 2016 @08:16PM Nikola Motor Company Reveals Hydrogen Fuel Cell Truck With Range of 1,200 Miles
Friday December 02, 2016 @04:22PM Stephen Hawking: Automation and AI Is Going To Decimate Middle Class Jobs
Thursday November 24, 2016 @11:23PM Slashdot Asks: Will Farming Be Fully Automated in the Future?
Monday November 14, 2016 @11:43AM Amazon Expands Home Services To 20 New Cities, Seeks 'Home Assistants'
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @11:23AM Tesla Crash Won't Stop Driverless Car Progress: Renault-Nissan CEO
Thursday September 22, 2016 @06:19PM Tesla Sues Michigan Over Sales Ban
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @12:32AM Tesla Fixes Security Bugs After Claims of Model S Hack
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @01:40AM US Regulators Issue Comprehensive Policy On Self-Driving Cars
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @11:06AM Ford Charts Cautious Path Toward Self Driving, Shared Vehicles
Wednesday September 14, 2016 @01:56AM Robots Will Eliminate 6% of All US Jobs By 2021, Says Report
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @02:34PM An Algorithm May Soon Cover Your Local Sports Team
Monday September 05, 2016 @04:36PM Japan To Develop 3D Maps For Self-Driving Cars
Friday September 02, 2016 @10:18PM Walmart Is Cutting 7,000 Jobs Due To Automation
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:36PM Tesla To Further Restrict Its Autopilot Software To Prevent Accidents
Wednesday August 10, 2016 @07:45PM Tesla Owner In China Blames Autopilot For Crash
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @06:48PM Nicholas Carr Says Tech 'Utopia Is Creepy'
Friday July 29, 2016 @03:44PM Judge Rules Political Robocalls Are Protected By First Amendment
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @08:13PM Tesla and Autopilot Supplier Mobileye Split Up After Fatal Crash
Friday July 22, 2016 @06:52PM Auto Industry Publishes Its First Set of Cybersecurity Best Practices
Friday July 22, 2016 @02:32PM China Wants To Be a Top 10 Nation For Automation By Putting More Robots In Its Factories
Thursday July 21, 2016 @12:22AM Tesla's 'Master Plan, Part Deux' Includes Trucks, Buses and Ride-Sharing
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:02AM The Flux Capacitor Becomes World's Fastest Street-Legal Electric Car
Friday July 15, 2016 @07:27PM Elon Musk: Autopilot Feature Was Disabled In Pennsylvania Crash
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @06:11PM Leaky Database Leaves Oklahoma Police, Bank Vulnerable To Intruders
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @04:38PM Honda Unveils First Hybrid Motor Without Heavy Rare Earth Metals
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:06PM Third Tesla Crashes Amid Report of SEC Investigation
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @05:38PM Tesla Autopilot 2.0 Is Coming This Year, Source Confirms
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:42PM Volkswagen Agrees To Record $14.7B Settlement Over Emissions Cheating
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @07:05PM Tesla Owner Makes 'Solid Metal Snake' Self-Charging System That Elon Musk Promised
Friday June 24, 2016 @07:07PM Robot Pizza Company 'Zume' Wants To Be 'Amazon of Food'
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @05:07PM Europe's Robots To Become 'Electronic Persons' Under Draft Plan
Monday June 20, 2016 @05:00PM Red Hat Launches Ansible-Native Container Workflow Project
Friday June 17, 2016 @04:53PM Cancer Is An Evolutionary Mechanism To 'Autocorrect' Our Gene Pool, Suggests Paper
Thursday June 16, 2016 @06:58PM Rolls-Royce Unveils First Driverless Car Complete With Silk 'Throne'
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @12:54AM Walmart Experimenting With Robotic Shopping Cart For Stores
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:20PM Nikola Motor Receives Over 7,000 Preorders Worth Over $2.3 Billion For Its Electric Truck
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @06:07PM Qualcomm's Connected Car Reference Platform To Connect Smart Cars To Everything
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @04:13PM Passenger-Carrying Drone Gets Symbolic Approval For Test Flights In Nevada
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @02:41AM Many Lexus Navigation Systems Bricked By Over-The-Air Software Update
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @01:52AM Tesla: Model X Accident Caused By Driver Error, Not Autopilot
Friday June 03, 2016 @05:59PM Nest CEO Tony Fadell Steps Down After Tumultuous Two Years At Google
Friday June 03, 2016 @01:28AM Google's Self-Driving Cars Now Know When To Honk
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @07:34PM Atari Is Going To Build IoT Devices
Thursday May 26, 2016 @01:32AM Xiaomi Unveils Budget-Friendly Mi Drone, $460 For 4K Or $380 For 1080p
Friday May 13, 2016 @07:03PM Google Paying Arizona Residents $20/Hr To Test Self-Driving Cars
Thursday May 12, 2016 @08:52PM Wendy's Plans To Automate 6,000 Restaurants With Self-Service Ordering Kiosks
Thursday May 12, 2016 @07:01PM Government Spy Truck Is Disguised As A Google Street View Car
Thursday May 12, 2016 @12:31AM Drones Could Replace $127 Billion Worth Of Human Labor
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @04:27PM Robot Stitches Tissue By Itself Without A Real Doctor Pulling The Strings
Tuesday May 03, 2016 @05:47PM Google, Fiat Chrysler Plan Partnership On Self-Driving Minivans
Monday May 02, 2016 @04:59PM Self-Driving Features Could Lead To More Sex In Moving Cars, Expert Warns
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @09:30PM Zero Zero's Camera Drone Could Be A Robot Command Center In The Future
Thursday April 07, 2016 @12:31PM A Fleet of Trucks Just Drove Themselves Across Europe
Thursday April 07, 2016 @10:18AM Google ReCAPTCHA Cracked In New Automated Attack
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:57AM Tesla Receives 115,000 Model 3 Preorders Worth $115 Million In 24 Hours
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:34AM Elon Musk Announces $35,000 Tesla Model 3 Electric Car
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:49AM California's $15-an-Hour Minimum Wage May Spur Automation
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:12PM Layoffs Reflect New Turbulence At High-Flying 3D Robotics
Monday March 21, 2016 @03:56PM Apple Unveils Liam, An iPhone Recycling Robot That Salvages Parts
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:09PM How Space-Based Solar Power Plants Could Be Built By Robots On the Moon
Saturday March 19, 2016 @01:43PM Workers In China, India, USA Believe AI and Robots Will Replace Them
Thursday March 17, 2016 @07:15PM Fast-Food CEO Invests In Machines Because Regulation Makes Them Cheaper Than Employees
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @07:17PM Study: Drones Present Minimal Threat To Aircraft
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @06:06PM GM, Lyft Working Toward Creating Autonomous Vehicle Ride-Sharing Network
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:44AM Mercedes-Benz Swaps Robots For People On Assembly Lines
Thursday February 18, 2016 @08:42PM PVS-Studio Analyzer Spots 40 Bugs In the FreeBSD Kernel
Monday February 15, 2016 @11:43AM VC Firm Y Combinator Launches an Experiment In Universal Basic Income
Monday February 01, 2016 @12:28PM Let's Tear Down a Kiva Bot!
Tuesday November 10, 2015 @09:12AM The Dawn of the Robotic Chef
Sunday August 23, 2015 @12:09PM Ask Slashdot: Tips For Getting Into Model Railroading?
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @12:09PM U. Michigan Opens a Test City For Driverless Cars
Thursday July 02, 2015 @02:51PM Volkswagen Factory Worker Killed By a Robot
Monday June 01, 2015 @07:39AM Future of Employment: How Susceptible Are Jobs To Computerization?
Thursday April 30, 2015 @08:23AM Fetch Robotics Unveils Warehouse Robots
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @08:36AM Bring On the Boring Robots
Tuesday March 03, 2015 @02:51AM Foxconn Factories' Future: Fewer Humans, More Robots
Thursday January 29, 2015 @01:33PM Former NATO Nuclear Bunker Now an 'Airless' Unmanned Data Center
Sunday December 14, 2014 @01:34AM OpenMotics Offers Open Source (and Open Hardware) Home Automation
Friday October 31, 2014 @07:58PM It's Time To Revive Hypercard
Thursday October 09, 2014 @08:21AM Outsourced Tech Jobs Are Increasingly Being Automated
Saturday September 20, 2014 @04:48PM Washington DC To Return To Automatic Metro Trains
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @10:07AM Google Testing Smart Appliance, Would Compete With Nest Thermostat
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @08:57AM Is Insteon Better than X10 for Home Automation?
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @08:51AM Humans Are Taking Jobs From Robots In Japan
Monday March 17, 2014 @12:20AM Gates Warns of Software Replacing People; Greenspan Says H-1Bs Fix Inequity
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @09:10AM Amazon Uses Robots To Speed Up Human 'Pickers' In Fulfillment Centers
Thursday November 21, 2013 @09:00AM Airline Pilots Rely Too Much On Automation, Says Safety Panel
Thursday August 29, 2013 @02:18PM Technologies Like Google's Self-Driving Car: Destroying Jobs?
Tuesday May 21, 2013 @10:40AM Immigration Reform May Spur Software Robotics
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @09:32AM Noodle Robots Replacing Workers In Chinese Restaurants
Tuesday March 05, 2013 @11:32AM Do Kiosks and IVRs Threaten Human Interaction?
Sunday October 07, 2012 @09:36PM Automated DMCA Takedown Notices Request Censorship of Legitimate Sites
Thursday October 04, 2012 @04:17PM Will Your Next iPhone Be Built By Robots?
Saturday March 10, 2012 @07:38PM Reinventing the Clapper With a Knock-Based Home Automation Controller
Friday May 06, 2011 @07:38PM Ask Slashdot: Moving From *nix To Windows Automation?
Sunday March 06, 2011 @09:04PM Is Software Driving a Falling Demand For Brains?
Thursday December 30, 2010 @10:48AM Lessons Learned From Skype’s Outage
Wednesday August 04, 2010 @03:20PM Market Data Firm Spots the Tracks of Bizarre Robot Trading
Thursday June 24, 2010 @12:48PM Flash Crash Analysis of May 6 Stock Market Plunge
Tuesday May 30, 2006 @10:07PM Airbus Plans to Expand Cockpit Automation