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  1. McDonald's self-service kiosks are seen in a prototype restaurant housed in a warehouse in Chi

    Commentary: Giant touchscreens at McDonald's have made me an unpaid staff member

    The rise of automation has contributed to an illusion that human effort can be simply substituted by machine, says one observer.
  2. Master Xianfan looks at robot monk Xian'er as he demonstrates the robot's conversation fu

    Commentary: The powerful competitive edge of humanity in a world of machines

    While it’s possible to build robots to take over jobs, including the author's own job, Australia's Chief Scientist Alan Finkel discusses how ...
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    Commentary: The robot revolution blurs the line between man and machine

    As robots get more advanced, we can't help but wonder what makes us human, says The Financial Times' Innovation Editor John Thornhill.
  4. KLIA

    Security at Malaysian airports, train stations to be stepped up: Transport Minister

    Mr Liow Tiong Lai says the country's security alert level is now at "amber", but he also urged the public to not panic.
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    Programme to get Indonesian farmers to stop burning land sees results

    The Fire-Free Village Programme (FFVP) was started by Indonesia’s second biggest pulp and paper company in July 2015. It aims to encourage ...
  6. Bioscreen

    New thumbprint scanner helps Singapore tighten borders: ICA

    The system, BioScreen, has helped Singapore detect travellers with a record of criminal or immigration offences and turn them away from its ...