Automation

Python

Instagram Automation Using Python

Kalle Hallden explores task automation in Python by automating his Instagram feed.

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Maybe the robot will do you a favor and snatch your job
AI Economics of AI

Maybe the Robots Will Do You a Favor and Take Your Job

Here’s an interesting read on the importance of re-skilling the workforce to be ready when the robots and/or algorithms take away many (all?) of the jobs. Recently, Amazon floated the idea that it would be fully automated in a decade: Not all of the 125,000 people who work at Amazon warehouses have to worry about […]

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How To Reskill Your Workforce For AI (Artificial Intelligence)
AI Computer Vision Economics of AI

How To Reskill Your Workforce For AI (Artificial Intelligence)

Sure, the hype around “the robots taking all our jobs” is reaching fever pitch. However, the next buzzword in this space will be “reskilling.” Reskilling: If you currently have employees who are business analysts or have experience with data engineering, then they could be good candidates to train for AI tasks. This would include focusing […]

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Azure

Serverless Automation using PowerShell in Azure Functions

Eamon O’Reilly joins Scott Hanselman to show how PowerShell in Azure Functions makes it possible for you to automate operational tasks and take advantage of the native Azure integration to deliver and maintain service      Azure Functions overview Create your first PowerShell function in Azure (preview) Azure Functions PowerShell repo (GitHub) Azure Functions docs Create a […]

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AI Economics of AI Future

Is Your Job Safe – Collaboration, Automation, or Annihilation?

The Economist has an interesting look at the future of work and how automation will change the face of work.

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AI Economics of AI Robotics

The Coming Automation Age in Food Services

In this first of a series on automation of work via AI and robotics, NeoScribe explores the current state of the art in automating fast food jobs.

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AI Career Economics of AI

15 Jobs That Will Thrive in the Future in Spite of AI

If you’ve read my last few posts and think that the coming wave of AI automation will make it impossible to grow a decent career, then watch this follow up video for a little hope.

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AI Economics of AI

15 Jobs that Will Disappear In The Next 20 Years Due To AI

If you read my recent post about AI taking away jobs and wondered if your job/career is on the AI chopping block, check out this video.

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AI Economics of AI

Why Automation in the AI Era Will Be Different

Recently, I was asked to share my thoughts about automation’s impact on the job market. While I don’t agree 100% with the conclusion of this video by Kurzgesagt, the gist is on point. Historically, automation has created more jobs over the long term. This means that people (and societies) have less time to adapt to […]

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AI Economics of AI

Will the Future Be Jobless?

PBS NewsHour takes a look at the future of the job market in light of the recent advances in automation and AI. 

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