What Are The Pros And Cons Of Robots?

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T After the fourth industrial revolution, artificial intelligence became more and more popular, including robots. And many companies have applied robots to their jobs. According to World Economic Forum Executive Chairman Klaus Schwab, 5 million jobs will be damaged by robotics and artificial intelligence by 2020 (2017). And many jobs are replaced by robots that have two effects on the Labor force: let labors learn something new, and make labors lose their jobs. Nowadays, robots are becoming more and more common, they do a lot of basic work instead of people, which can let labor lose their job. First, some companies use robots to do basic work in order to reduce the labor costs or to make basic work more accurate and efficient. For example, a pizzeria in Silicon Valley -Zume pizza. The store uses robots to make pizzas, not people, to ensure that the quality of every pizza in the store is the same. Alex Garden, Zume 's executive chairman, said,” We are going to be the Amazon of food” (Garden, n.d.). He said that because Zume pizzeria has advanced technology. And using robots to replace labors can not only guarantee the quality of the pizza, but also improve the efficiency of production. All of these can attract more customers to Zume pizza. It can be seen that the robot can bring more benefits to companies. Therefore, more and more grassroots employees are rejected by enterprises. Second, blue-collar workers in manufacturing are easier to lose their jobs. According to a study
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