It’s too simplistic to view advances in automation as inspiring either sadness or euphoria.
- There is something unique about building houses that inherently eschews efficiency and automation.May 24, 2017 by Daniel Gross
- Public policy professor Philip Auerswald takes on “the Great Man–Machine Debate.”May 24, 2017 by Theodore Kinni
- As the conceptual side of computer science becomes practical and relevant to business, companies must decide what type of AI role they should play.May 10, 2017 by Anand Rao
- Forget your worries about the factory floor. Machines are already decimating retail jobs.April 12, 2017 by Daniel Gross
- Autonomous buses seem like a natural solution to a school bus driver shortage, but parents would certainly disagree.April 6, 2017 by Daniel Gross
- As tasks such as ad placement are becoming automated, it’s obvious that machines will need to make a huge leap to discern context.March 30, 2017 by Daniel Gross
- Robots are becoming chefs, and software is our new chauffeur, but their capacity for empathy leaves something to be desired.March 9, 2017 by Daniel Gross
- During the next few years, says GE Digital’s leader, the Industrial Internet will turn every company into a digitally empowered enterprise.
- Technology and the Internet of Things are eroding the boundaries that have long classified businesses. Here’s how to change your company’s approach.January 3, 2017 by Norbert Schwieters
- The trend of manufacturers replacing human labor with machines isn’t restricted to the West.November 30, 2016 by Daniel Gross
- As they adapt to the shifting geography of sales and technological disruption, the companies that provide auto parts, components, and systems must reevaluate their product portfolios.
- The electric vehicle and green energy industries show how rolling out innovations can be delayed in the face of time-consuming obstacles.October 26, 2016 by Daniel Gross
- At MIT’s Media Lab, an engineer and biophysicist — and double amputee — is designing prosthetics that connect body and brain.October 3, 2016 by Sally Helgesen
- Global businesses are about to integrate their operations into a seamless digital whole, and thereby change the world.
- How can a service economy function at its full potential if many service workers can’t afford to live anywhere near their jobs?March 29, 2016 by Daniel Gross
- As they look to enhance digital capabilities through mergers and acquisitions, traditional companies have to heed a new set of dating rules.
- The Berkeley professor and his coauthor say companies can no longer afford to treat failure like a dirty secret they have to hide.May 18, 2015 by Eric J. McNulty
- When companies “share the shelf,” everyone wins.
- In The Glass Cage, Nicholas Carr reminds us that almost every business decision involves tradeoffs.December 17, 2014 by Theodore Kinni
- Nicholas Carr, author of The Glass Cage: Automation and Us, introduces a lesson in generating deeper insights from The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload, by Daniel J. Levitin.October 20, 2014 by Nicholas G. Carr
- Barry Nalebuff, coauthor of Co-opetition, introduces a passage on when to—and when not to—believe what others say, from The Power of Noticing, by Max Bazerman.September 22, 2014 by Barry Nalebuff
- This four-part approach can help outpatient clinics treat more patients with the same facility and staff.
- If it expects to keep growing, the industry must adopt a digital mind-set.
- Check out this new interactive graphic to see if your profession will soon become automated.May 29, 2014 by Charity Delich
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