l-train.jpgMany token booth clerks were the first to go and people with maroon vests were then forced to roam the stations. Now, the MTA is replacing train conductors with automated trains. Beginning today, the L line will be the first to get the robo-trains that were designed to run more efficiently than their flesh and blood counterparts—technically a human will be on board to monitor George Jetson style. |Engadget|