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    Quote Originally Posted by kaashaas View Post
    AI is the future. We'd better re-educate ourselves now. Or retire early, which sounds quite attractive if you ask me. :-)


    Grtz., Hans
    No amount of re-education or training will be able to compensate for the number of jobs that will be automated, no matter how much "new jobs will be created" spin by the corporates and futurists. It's a hot topic at think tanks and research organizations around the world: what will people do, what will society become, when human beings are no longer required for most jobs? One report projects that 83% of workers earning less than $20 an hour will be replaced by an AI system, and sooner than we think.

    "There goes our hobby" ... more like "there goes meaningful work and careers for millions, billions of people!" Has my basic income deposit arrived yet?
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    Default Well, there goes our hobby ...

    Well by all means don't re-educate then! More chances for me! ;-)


    Grtz., Hans

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    They said all this when the industrial revolution was under way. Back then it was a farm community. Point is, life, huh, finds a way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CRJ_simpilot View Post
    They said all this when the industrial revolution was under way. Back then it was a farm community. Point is, life, huh, finds a way.
    Exactly, I recall hunter-gatherers saying the exact same thing when the first farmers started to settle

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    Quote Originally Posted by RatRace View Post
    Exactly, I recall hunter-gatherers saying the exact same thing when the first farmers started to settle
    How old are you? There goes Methuselah's record.

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    I get the creeps thinking about self-driving cars, let alone self-flying, no-pilots-aboard airliners.

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