One day a bank teller is helping you, the next it’s an ATM.

Then some guy is pumping your gas, or at least taking your money after you pump your gas. The next day, nobody. Just put your credit card or cash or first-born into the slot provided.

Airport? Same thing. Those who ask whether you’d rather be miserably stuffed into a window seat or miserably stuffed into an aisle seat are disappearing. Now it’s automated check-in.

Home Depot now has robots to tally up your purchases and take your money. At 17 Bay Area Home Depot stores you can endure the entire shopping experience without dealing with another human being.

More here.