Amazon's planned upcoming 'Just Walk Out' technology will let customers take items off a store's shelf, bag them, and walk straight out.
What's more, higher education holds the key to ensuring humans are equipped with the necessary skills to work alongside AI.
As machine automation and artificial intelligence surge, there's paranoia our jobs will be overrun by robots. But even if this happens, work won't disappear, because humans need it.
Prominent thinkers exaggerating the potential or danger of artificial intelligence are pushing us towards a new AI winter.
How willing are people to accept medical care from a robot or an automated system? It depends on the procedure – and the price.
While some alarmists predict AI will decimate the workforce, the truth is concerted action by leaders in labor, business, government and education can ensure workers aren't replaced by robots.
Years of research into how humans work best together yield lessons useful for designing robots to interact with people.
Most Australian workers are fairly relaxed about their own job security, but they do worry about the risks of poor management and outsourcing to cheaper labour.
Why we're developing a soft robot inspired by an elephant's trunk.