Artificial Intelligence Is Coming, and No Job Is Safe

If a robot could do your job, there’s a really good chance it will sometime within the next 50 years. And, if you think a robot couldn’t do your job, there’s a really good chance you’re wrong. As Silicon Valley continues to pump absurd amounts of money into the development of artificial intelligence, more and more jobs are at risk of being replaced by cheaper automated alternatives. While manual labor may be the first to go down, the robot apocalypse won’t stop there. From the NY Times: The shift was evident in a Lowe’s home improvement store here this month, when a prototype inventory checker developed by Bossa Nova Robotics silently glided through the aisles using computer vision to automatically perform a task that humans have done manually for centuries…


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