Houston jobs more protected against robot takeover than those in other major … – Houston Business Journal (blog)

Houston jobs more protected against robot takeover than those in other major
Houston Business Journal (blog)
The Houston MSA's top at-risk jobs for robot takeover are packaging and filling machine operators, cooks, insurance agents, tractor trailer or truck drivers, and appliance repair technicians. While the report is written a little tongue-in-cheek, there

Wild Wild East – Down East

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Wild Wild East
Down East
“But it starts to get annoying when appliance repair people don't want to come out here because they've heard it's dangerous.” And the old … If his colleagues in Knox County have advice for the new deputy, it's not to come on too strong. “Discretion

Canadian candidate Jerry Bance out after video shows him urinating into coffee cup – PBS NewsHour (blog)

PBS NewsHour (blog)

Canadian candidate Jerry Bance out after video shows him urinating into coffee cup
PBS NewsHour (blog)
Bance was recorded by the Canadian Broadcast Corp.'s hidden cameras in 2012 as he was peeing into a cup and pouring it down the sink while on a service call. The homeowner was in the next room. Bance runs an appliance repair company, and the CBC …
Down the drain: Canadian candidate out after urinating videoFOX 10 News Phoenix
Canadian candidate out after he's caught peeing into cupNew York Post

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This LG Smart Sensor Can Turn Your Low-Tech Appliances To Smart Home Appliances – Tech Times

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This LG Smart Sensor Can Turn Your Low-Tech Appliances To Smart Home Appliances
Tech Times
The gadget can even perform self-diagnosis in case something's not working properly and use an LG service center to find solutions and information regarding the necessary repair. Lastly, the Smart Air Conditioner will allow users to remotely control
LG's new smart sensor aims to turn dumb appliances into slightly smart ones9 to 5 Google
LG's new smart sensor will turn your old appliances into connected gadgetsAndroid Central

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State sues local appliance repair company for unperformed repairs – KHON2

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State sues local appliance repair company for unperformed repairs
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That's according to the Office of Consumer Protection which is suing the owner of Shane's Appliance for the second time in the last four years. Shane Mulleitner has already been forced to pay thousands of dollars in fines as well as refunds back to
Appliance repairman accused of bilking Oahu customersHonolulu Star-Advertiser

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