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Survey: Americans want to limit robots to ‘dangerous’ and ‘unhealthy’ jobs

Americans support having machines do the grunt work, giving humans the opportunity to pursue more creative, less monotonous tasks.

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Almost 1 in 5 Americans know someone whose job has been affected by automation

A new report from Pew Research Center shows that 18% of Americans reported knowing someone whose salary or hours have been cut, or who has lost a position, due to “workforce automation.

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This AI spies on your contacts and writes emails to them

A new email plugin called Crystal made accurate judgments on one reporter's email style. It can help people navigate tone and content with strangers.

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New robot gets knocked down — but it gets up again (you are never gonna keep it down)

Scientists have created a new robot that can fall down repeatedly without suffering significant damage — and can get back up without human assistance.

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When this ex-Google X director fires you, he may call it ‘liberation’

By liberating employees from jobs they're unsuited for instead of firing them, people can see that there's life beyond the one position they currently have.

News

This chatbot will help you face death

Can a robot ease the existential angst of those facing imminent death? It might seem unlikely, but that's exactly what a new chatbot was able to do.

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Apple posts job teaching Siri to listen to users’ troubles

Apple is hiring a trainer to teach its artificially-intelligent voice interface, Siri, to have "serious conversations." Would you trust it?

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Why the workplace, not college, may be the best education

Job skills -- how to use new software, piece through data, give presentations, speak in public -- are not what you learn at college. For practical, job-based skills, get a job.

Advice

No, you don’t need a personal brand

When it comes to career lingo, no phrase has gotten more buzz over the past several years than personal branding. You don't need it. Here's why.

Gender at Work

3 career lessons from TIME’s ‘first’ women

The collection of women's stories also happens to be a treasure trove of work wisdom. Here's what a few members of the list can teach you about your career.

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3 ways automation can help workers in the future

While Elon Musk is tweeting that super-intelligent robots will bring World War III, there are other experts rebuking dystopian visions and are offering a more hopeful take.

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Only 7% of workers feel productive at the office, survey finds

If you want to be productive, step away from your cubicle and go back home. That's what FlexJobs’ new survey of more than 5,500 professionals found.

Gender at Work

Survey: Women entrepreneurs believe they have achieved work-life balance

2037 is going to be an amazing year, women entrepreneurs predict.

Artificial Intelligence

New app scans your face and tells companies whether you’re worth hiring

Companies are letting the robots take over the first interview.

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The future of work is medically enhanced ‘elite super-workers,’ report says

It's already started.

AI

This new robot gives you a therapy session at your desk. Would you want to?

The robot is here to see you now.

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Could your next doctor’s appointment be mediated by a robot ethicist?

Experts estimate that as many as half of all jobs are vulnerable to automation. Here's a new set of jobs in the path of the robot invasion.

Future of Work

2 million job candidates are desperate to work for Google. Why?

How one company became among the most desired.

Billionaires

Billionaires Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg trade insults over future robot invasion

On Sunday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was playing the role of normal human being, holding a Facebook Live from his backyard in Palo Alto, California, as he smoked some meats and shared his views on killing what you cook, exercising, and of course, the future of humanity.

The Whole Human

Five scientific ways you can make your brain agile

Staying smart takes work.

News

Petya is the scariest computer virus yet for Microsoft Windows users. Here’s what to do about it.

The Petya virus is sweeping worldwide computer networks. Here's what you need to know.

The Commute

3 questions to ask yourself before you move for a new job

Moving for a job isn't an easy decision. Here's what to think about.

Identity at Work

Five ways to welcome LGBTQ employees during Pride month

All employees want to be respected.

Pop Culture

Celebrity chef Charlie Palmer on career switches: ‘All you can do is focus on the future’

Don't look back if you're trying to move forward.

The Whole Human

Grief leave is catching on with more companies

When your heart is broken, your head doesn’t work right.