Self-service economy arrives gradually

Self-service economy arrives gradually

The article reads like a page from Manna or Robotic Nation. Here is an excerpt:This is the trend that will fuel the robotic nation. As soon as robots can drive trucks and build houses, truck drivers (about 1 million employees in the U.S.) and construction workers (about 6 million employees) will face the same loss of jobs that airport ticket agents have.

The other day I noticed that my local Walmart is on its second generation of self-checkout systems, incorporating a number of improvements to both hardware and software.
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