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December 20, 2010

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Holiday Help: People vs. Robots

This holiday shopping season, online retailers are testing a critical hiring decision: machine versus man. Zipping around the floor of a Crate & Barrel warehouse in Tracy, Calif., a cadre of 35 orange robots helps solitary human employees do the … Continue reading

December 20, 2010

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Federal Reserve’s Bullard Says Holiday Season Points To Stronger GDP In 2011…

Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis President James Bullard said on CNBC today that the holiday season points to¬†stronger GDP growth (than previously thought) in 2011.¬† Bullard said, “The holiday season is looking good, retail sales are good. That bodes … Continue reading