Why I welcome the automated economy

Let’s skip basic income. Whether it comes sooner or later, there will be an automated economy in which smart machines are doing so many jobs that people are left with far more leisure time and governments are left with far less tax revenue.  Whether this is a problem for humanity or not depends on how bold we are today.  Basic … Continue reading Why I welcome the automated economy

Three reasons why you shouldn’t fear the Robot Age

The Anthopocene is still with us. Some claim it'll end with humanity's extinction. Doomsday predictions notwithstanding, one thing's certain: A new era is already rising from Anthropocene: The Robot Age. The Economist magazine detailed its current advances. They promise a radical future. What inspired me: Robots will make jobs obsolete. If technology today puts half of all … Continue reading Three reasons why you shouldn’t fear the Robot Age