The Jobless Future Spreads to China

This is happening faster than we thought. Foxconn replacing 60 000 jobs with robots. Share with:

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Ethics Of AI Comic

A great comic strip from SMBC on the ethics of AI. http://www.smbc-comics.com/index.php?id=4141 Share with:

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AI Advancing Faster Than Expected

It was almost 20 years ago that Deep Blue beat Kasperov, but even 2 years ago in 2014 it was predicted humans would still dominate Go for years to come. […]

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Robots Will Steal Your Jobs

The Metro has an even tempered article on the jobless future. Quoting several economists and futurist Martin Ford. The conclusion though is all too familiar…the robots will steal your jobs. […]

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The Argument for Data Over Algorithms in Machine Learning

Interesting read about the future of machine learning, especially for start ups. Including this great infographic. Data, not algorithms, is key to machine learning success Share with:

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Economic Growth Isn’t Over, but It Doesn’t Create Jobs Like It Used To

An excellent article in Harvard Business Review by Martin Ford on the inability of future innovation to create mass employment. He goes so far as to suggest a guaranteed income, […]

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You Know It’s Getting Real When…

You know it is getting real when a late night talk show does a segment on it…   Share with:

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Great Interview with Martin Ford

Just read some great excerpts from a podcast with Martin Ford (Twitter) at the American Enterprise Institute.  Kind of long, but worth the read. Will The Robots Take Our Jobs […]

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The Worst Possible Future of Virtual Reality

The CG Bros have made an amazing short film presenting one of the worst possible outcomes of a virtual reality future.  There are some parrallels to William Gibson’s latest book “The Peripheral” which […]

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Direct Brain To Tablet Connection

The folks over at Singularity Hub recently covered a story about scientists who created a direct connection from the brain of a female patient (suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease) directly to a […]

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