Issue #373
3 Dec 2023
AI is not just coming for the elites of course, they were always coming for the manual workers too. Fascinating long read on the history of robot installation at one of US’s biggest employers, Amazon. Remember that Amazon currently employees 1.5 million plus workers and recently overtook UPS and FedEx to become the leading parcel distributor in the US. How many people work in these companies today, how many will work in these companies tomorrow? UBI needs to come back into the public discourse, stat…