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Automation

What's Changing? - Automation
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Halcyon In Business 25 May 2018

 

 

Please see below selected recent automation-related change,

 

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2016

What's Changing? - Work
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Halcyon In Business 23 May 2018

 

 

Please see below selected recent work-related developments. 

 

See also:

 

May 2018

What Happened? - Automation

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In the distant future, no one needs to work. Energy is available wherever people can set up a solar panel, windmill, or hydro-turbine. Artificial Intelligence (AI) units, distant descendants of today’s 3D printers, are capable of producing anything a person can program into them. Just by asking, anyone can have anything they want. People trade energy credits or donate energy to projects that interest them.

See for example HBR on "Computers Create Jobs and Inequality at the Same Time".

 

What Happened? - Automation

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Please see below selected recent intelligence about the ongoing and accelerating automation of work .

June 2016

 

  • Asking "what’s the future of the workplace?", an MIT professor predicted that new technologies will enable more decentralised decision making and ultimately more freedom in business.