Elephant In The Room – MWT-3

  Eric Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee laid out the basics of the “Race Against The Machines” in their book by the same title in 2011. They noted the accelerating advancement of technology, and outlined many of the factors at work today as we push ahead toward Machine World. On a daily basis now, articles, and […]

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MWT-1 (Well DUH:)

MWT-1 is obvious: #ItsAmachineWorldAfterAll When Machine World Happens,  #ItsAmachineWorldAfterAll will become redundant. Some would say this is true today. We are dependent upon machines today, but we are moving toward a world where the division between human and machine begins to disappear. MWT-1 has meaning now, because we can see this change happening all around us. […]

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MWT-21: It’s Intelligence Stupid

I was reading another article on the topic of robots taking our jobs yesterday, when I had this MWT (Machine World Thought). So I made a mental note – MWT-21: It’s Intelligence Stupid. We humans may give our machines names. We may regard them highly, but, in general we set ourselves apart and see our world […]

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Relationship Building And Machine World

If the Robot That Takes Over Your Job Has A Name,  Will That Make A Difference? I can’t speak for those of our species who hail from Venus, however, it seems to me, this romance we have with machines has been going on a long time now, so having a pet name for a robot […]

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Pin Boards, Scoops on the way to Machine World

I maintain three Pinterest boards on technology topics related to our advance into Machine World. My ‘Brave New World‘ board is all about the technology leading us to Machine World.     The ‘ResistanceIsFutile‘ board on Pinterest is focused on Technological Unemployment. The name of this board reflects my personal view of this topic. Now […]

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MWA (machine world anxiety) – Stage One

When the machines first appeared on human radar, we thought of it as a novelty. Recalling the robots of our childhood, robots were cute, somewhat stupid, predictable, and we always could find a way to defeat them when they invaded the planet. No big deal. It’s all good. The experts have been reluctant at best […]

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