The Washington Post

Google has acquired Boston Dynamics, a Massachusetts company that designs walking robots.

  • Timothy B. Lee
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  • Dec 14, 2013
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Self-checkout lanes absorb people who prefer them, leaving the human checkers more available for people with lots of items.

We chat about how the robots are taking all our jobs, and why that means massive inequality going forward.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • May 14, 2013
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Israeli law professor Gabriel Hallevy explains how we need to revamp the legal code to make it easier to stop robots on their bloodthirsty rampages.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Mar 5, 2013
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