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Links – Robotics, AI, Automation

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  1. John
    May 7, 2013 at 9:23 am

    In the Future, When Robots do All Our Work, What of Capitalism?
    http://www.imponderablethings.com/2013/04/in-future-when-robots-do-all-our-work.html

  2. John
    May 8, 2013 at 3:59 pm

    Jaron Lanier, author of “Who Owns The Future?”, mentions Martin’s “The Lights in the Tunnel” (as well as Amazon reviews of the book).

    The Internet Kills More Jobs Than It Creates
    http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/daily-ticker/internet-kills-more-jobs-creates-jaron-lanier-124549081.html

    How Silicon Valley Is Hollowing Out the Economy (and Stealing From You to Boot)
    http://business.time.com/2013/05/07/how-silicon-valley-is-hollowing-out-the-economy-and-stealing-from-you-while-theyre-at-it/

  3. John
    May 15, 2013 at 10:14 am

    “We Need to Talk about the Burgeoning Robot Middle Class” – MIT Technology Review, Illah Nourbakhsh’s new book “Robot Futures” (May 14, 2013) –
    http://www.technologyreview.com/view/514861/its-time-to-talk-about-the-burgeoning-robot-middle-class

  4. John
    May 16, 2013 at 4:55 pm

    Article excerpt on Google’s Eric Schmidt & J. Cohen on new book, “The New Digital Age” –
    http://mashable.com/2013/05/13/google-eric-schmidt-jared-cohen/

    “The speakers ended the evening on a bit of career advice, saying that the U.S. desperately needs engineers. So desperate, said Schmidt, that it doesn’t even matter if you’re even a good one or not. Become an engineer and you will never have trouble finding a job, he said.”

    • marlon
      May 17, 2013 at 1:33 am

      Tell that to out of work engineers.
      Tell it engineers training their immigrant replacements.

      • John
        May 17, 2013 at 10:08 pm

        Yeah, agree w/ you Marlon, for me, 10+ years working in data centers for the largest telecoms. I’ve interviewed w/ Google 3 times over the last 5 years for an SA/SRE position & I couldn’t understand what the Google interviewer was saying because he couldn’t speak English very well. High turnover w/ Google recruiters too. Now I’m 50 (a ‘health risk’) w/ (seemingly) no future just looking to “stick it to those big, greedy corps that have betrayed us all”!

  5. John
    May 25, 2013 at 1:22 am
  6. John
    June 7, 2013 at 5:53 pm

    “The burgeoning middle class of robots will leave us all jobless—if we let it” –
    http://qz.com/91815/the-burgeoning-middle-class-of-robots-will-leave-us-all-jobless-if-we-let-it/

  7. July 23, 2013 at 11:53 am

    Good discussion here about AGI research. Do we allow machines to run things? Do we grant robots “human” rights? Do we merge with the One machine?
    http://nextbigfuture.com/2013/07/ben-goertzel-is-on-mission-to-build-ai.html

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