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Andrew McAfee:
Are droids taking our jobs?

TEDxBoston 2012 · 14:07 · Filmed Jun 2012
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Robots and algorithms are getting good at jobs like building cars, writing articles, translating — jobs that once required a human. So what will we humans do for work? Andrew McAfee walks through recent labor data to say: We ain't seen nothing yet. But then he steps back to look at big history, and comes up with a surprising view of what comes next.

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Andrew McAfee studies how information technology affects businesses and society. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxBoston 2012, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.

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