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Offline yankeedoodle

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Back to the garden
« on: October 02, 2017, 09:34:35 AM »
Robots are taking jobs, but, there's still picking tomatoes.  Have we gone full circle?  The industrial revolution drove workers from the farms to the factories, and, now, robots will drive them back.  But, first of all, those tomato-picking Mexicans have to go, because they've got our jobs!!   :lmao:

“Thinking” robots will soon shake our definition of worth
https://hightowerlowdown.org/article/thinking-robots/

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    Is it time to panic about conflict with robots? Research findings by MIT’s Daron Acemoglu and Boston U’s Pascual Restrepo suggest that “each additional robot in the US economy reduces employment by 5.6 workers.” There are many more alarming trends.