Posted: Feb 27, 2018 12:12 pm
by Matthew Shute
crank wrote:We're entering a different era, where virtually all jobs can be replaced, there just aren't enough avenues for the masses to migrate to some kind of work short of some kin of make-work.


As CGP Grey said, it's different this time.

A relevant data point I saw today...

The nation's top lawyers recently battled artificial intelligence in a competition to interpret contracts — and they lost.
https://mashable.com/2018/02/26/ai-beat ... WabO6IhkqG


For anyone who thinks that automation will put truck drivers and retail workers out of jobs, but the professions are safe, think again.