In Pictures: Careers that are being automated into oblivion

You might think you're familiar with the steady march of automation. But the list of jobs that are being disrupted by technological change may surprise you.

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Automation moves up the food chain The decline has hit white-collar jobs at factories too. The image of a shift supervisor, walking the floor with a clipboard and making sure everything is running smoothly, is now obsolete. The equipment that replaced line workers is networked together and outfitted with operations management software that can automatically send all that information to the central office for data analysis.

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