The future of work is humans and machines: Amazon 2012 —————— People: 88,000 Robots: 0 Amazon 2013 —————— People: 117,000 Robots: 1,000 Amazon 2019 —————— People: 798,000 Robots: 200,000 Amazon 2020 —————— People: 973,000 Robots: 200,000+ @AndrewYangVFA
Sheepdogs have officially been replaced by robots. Boston Dynamics ‘Spot’ is now helping farmers in all sorts of ways 🤖
Robots are being designed to evoke the family pet. From @1843mag
🎞 Will the increased use of robots during the #coronavirus pandemic threaten jobs? 🤖
Researchers culled through more than 200 million tweets since January discussing the coronavirus. They found that about 45% were sent by accounts that behave more like computerized robots than humans.
Speedy robots. Constant surveillance. Ruthless quotas. A new @reveal investigation into why the injury rate for Amazon’s warehouse workers is sky-high:
hello we are robots beedoo boop smiling is opening your lips and exposing your teeth until you feel a light tension on the outer corners of your mouth beep blurp we are smiling boop beep
FACT CHECK: Andrew Yang said, "If you go to a factory here in Michigan, you will not find wall-to-wall immigrants, you will find wall-to-wall robots and machines." Yang is right that robots have displaced more workers than immigrants. #DemDebate