Content tagged with "future"

Don’t Fear the Robots
July 28, 2015

Here’s an article which argues that we should welcome an increase in automation and productivity: […] don’t worry that the robots will take your job….

The Fourth Industrial Revolution
January 25, 2016

Swiss Bank UBS has released a report (to which I am unable to find a direct link) saying that the move to automation is the “fourth industrial…

Humans Need Not Apply
January 28, 2015

This video is stone-cold terrifying. It lays out the fundamental case for technological unemployment, and explains that (1) technology evolves faster…

Ken Jennings on The Inevitable Future
November 10, 2014

Ken Jennings “Final Jeopardy” answer when playing against IBM’s Watson in 2011.

Why the Future Doesn’t Need Us
February 2, 2016

Bill Joy is one of the world’s great computer scientists, He started Sun Microsystems, and he had a lot to do with the creation of the Java…