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Robots replace jobs of 50 journalists at Microsoft – Daily Nigerian

About 50 journalists working with Microsoft are set to lose their jobs, as the American multinational tech giant reportedly moves to replace them with robots. According to local media reports, those affected are contract employees working as curators for the company’s news website, MSN. They perform functions such as selection […]

Rwanda Is Using Robots to Screen COVID-19 Patients

Rwanda will be using robots to aid in the fight against COVID-19, the country’s Health Ministry announced the development on Wednesday. Five anti-epidemic robots, which were each given Rwandan names: Akazuba, Ikirezi, Mwiza, Ngabo, and Urumuri, have been equipped with screening capabilities, and will help administer temperature checks, monitor patient […]