Future Friday: Are we creating enabling technology or replacement technology?

In many of the scenarios about the future, there are many dystopian predictions of robots replacing workers on a whole scale basis. I have even written about some of those predictions. (See here and here.) It is not a sure thing that workers will be totally replaced by machines. Some will, but others may not …

Read moreFuture Friday: Are we creating enabling technology or replacement technology?

Future Friday: Will Robots cause social upheaval and worker revolt?

I have written numerous times on the advances of technology that may displace workers in the future. (A quick search on this site for Future Friday will take you to those posts.) There is actually a term for that, it is called “technological unemployment”. Futurist George Dvorsky said this is one term that all futurists …

Read moreFuture Friday: Will Robots cause social upheaval and worker revolt?

Pin It on Pinterest