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Technology and jobs - is there a balance?
Posted: 17 June 2013

In a world where unemployment is becoming a global scourge, the debate on whether or not technology is destroying jobs is a critical human debate. At the same time, there is surely no turning the clock back - we can't go back to the "simple" (and dirty and unhygienic and brutal) days before technology. So how do we bridge the gap of a world made better by technology and the unemployed?
Professor Erik Bryjolfsson from MIT has become an important voice in this debate, not least with his stark statement that there is no law of nature that states that technological progress must benefit everyone.
It's an important debate for you to consider and ponder.

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Doug Vining And remember this MindBullet that was directly on topic:
ALL TECH AND NO JOBS
http://www.futureworld.org/PublicZone/MindBullets/MindBulletsDetails.aspx?MindBulletID=566
Posted: 17 June 2013 at 16:55
 
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