A Discussion on the Controversy Over Automated Checkout Lines in Grocery Stores and Unemployment

Early in 2011 President Obama made a comment about automated systems such as ATMs and automated grocery store checkout systems. His political opponents gave him a dense age when he clarified that sometimes advances in technology hurts jobs, and other times constitute our workers more productive and competitive. We all know this to be a circumstance, and although he was probably using his statement as a cause for high unemployment rates, or perhaps an excuse – the mark should be well taken. More information: more info