Jobs in a long slate of industries are vanishing into thin air due to upgrading artificial intelligence. Drones, robots, or “bots” as some prefer, are forcing humans to step aside. It might seem very tempting to see all daily tasks automated. And of course who doesn’t prefer to live more like the Jetsons and less like the Flintstones. However, all this advanced technology is coming at a price of more humans losing their jobs. While the world in its entirety is already struggling in a poor economic period.
We cannot deny or flee from the future. Bots are taking over many roles in manufacturing plants, banks and even fast food restaurants. The future may seem very bleak, with bots doing much or all of the work. And a single human being is merely supervising the entire process. Who can guarantee AI will not upgrade itself to a point of replacing its human supervisor?
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