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Rise of the Robots
- Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future
- By: Martin Ford
- Narrated by: Jeff Cummings
- Length: 10 hrs and 18 mins
In a world of self-driving cars and big data, smart algorithms and Siri, we know that artificial intelligence is getting smarter every day. Though all these nifty devices and programs might make our lives easier, they're also well on their way to making "good" jobs obsolete. A computer winning Jeopardy might seem like a trivial, if impressive, feat, but the same technology is making paralegals redundant as it undertakes electronic discovery, and is soon to do the same for radiologists.
Great content and this mechanization IS coming!
- By Mike on 06-30-15
It has a great start but falls off once the author starts making recommendations to fix the potential future issues. Seems like there is a lack of analysis within those chapters
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