Selected Press, Media & Reviews

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Rise of the Robots — Reviews

New York Times Review

New York Times Book Review Podcast – “Welcome to Your Obsolescence”

New York Times Editors’ Choice

Wall Street Journal Review

Financial Times Review

Los Angeles Times Review

The Daily Beast Review

Inside Higher Ed Review

Los Angeles Review of Books Review

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Television

CNBC:  Should We Fear Robots?

CNBC: Is a “Robot Tax” a Good Idea?

Fox Business:  Will Robots Take Over Your Job?

CNN: Will A Robot Take Your Job?

CNBC:  Rise of the robots, fall of the people?

MSNBC – The Cycle:  Are We Being Replaced by Robots?

PBS Newshour:  Will Your Job Get Outsourced to a Robot?

Ideas in Action (shown on PBS): Will Robots Take our Jobs?

CNBC:  Robots taking over jobs?

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News and Articles

WiredRise of the Machines: The Future has Lots of Robots, Fewer Jobs for Humans

The EconomistThe Return of the Machinery Question

The EconomistAutomation and Anxiety

The New York Times, Frank Bruni: The Bitter Backdrop to 2014

Washington ExaminerWhite House warned of ‘labor collapse’ from robots

PBS NewshourThree White-Collar Jobs that Robots are Already Mastering

National GeographicWill the Rise of The Robots Implode the World Economy?

MIT Technology ReviewWho Will Own the Robots?

CNNWill this One-Armed Robot Put You Out of a Job?

Mother JonesThese are the Jobs Robots will Take from Humans

The GuardianRobots are leaving the factory floor and heading for your desk – and your job

The Washington PostThe Robots are Coming

A multi-part series from the Associated Press:

The EconomistRobot Co-workers

InfoWorldRobots are Coming to Take Your Job

SalonThe Internet’s Greatest Disruptive Innovation — Inequality

Los Angeles Times: Automation Accelerates in Retail Sector

Der Spiegel (English): Competing Visions of a Computer-Controlled Future

ComputerWorldBusinesses are adopting robots for new tasks, but will they kill jobs?

InformationWeekLarry Page and Sergey Brin on Technological Unemployment

CosmosLearning to live with robots

FastCompanyWill Robots Kill — or Create — your Next Job?

PC WorldRobots Fill New Roles at Work

Slate: Will Robots Steal Your Job?

The Economist: Artificial Intelligence / Luddite Legacy

The Globe and Mail (Canada):  “Will computers ever be smarter than us?”  and “Thank you for your personal data

Boston MagazineMachine Man (A profile of iRobot founder Rodney Brooks)

The Fiscal Times: The Robot Revolution: Your Job May be Next

Forbes (India): Hello Robot, Goodbye Worker

USA Today

Los Angeles Times

International Business Times

San Franciso Chronicle

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

TechCrunchWhat If This Is Our Future  and  A Tale Of Two Countries: The Growing Divide Between Silicon Valley And Unemployed America

Guardian (UK)

Sunday Telegraph (UK): Automation  (See “Metal Men”  on Page 11).

Blast Magazine

CQ Researcher “Will Artificial Intelligence Lead to Unemployment?”

Sueddeutsche.de (in German)

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Radio Interviews

NPR Fresh Air – Attention White-Collar Workers: The Robots Are Coming For Your Jobs

Minnesota Public Radio – Technology and Disappearing Middle Class Jobs

KALW San Francisco – Will Robots Take Your Job?

NPR Interview: “The Dark Side of Watson”

Southern California Public Radio: “Losing your job to a machine”

South Carolina NPR

FastForward Radio

ChangeSurfer Radio

KGNU Denver/Boulder -“It’s the Economy”

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Reviews of The Lights in the Tunnel

A Review by the Future of Work Project

Review by The Futurist Magazine

Review at Singularity Hub

A review by Brad Feld

Review in Mediapart (in French)

CNET Review by Chris Matyszczyk