• Restaurants are starting to hire robots instead of people who are demanding higher pay

    25 days ago - By Business Insider

    A menu is displayed at eatsa, a fully automated fast food restaurant on August 31, 2015 in San Francisco, California.
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    Businesses are tired of waiting for workers and are increasingly turning to automation instead.
    The trend has swept through the restaurant industry as the labor shortage is hurting hiring.
    People have long feared automation destroying jobs, but it could also kick off a "virtuous circle" that helps the economy.
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