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颠覆性技术究竟有多可怕?

坎布里奇——熙熙攘攘的无人驾驶车流令我相信过不了多久路上就会满是无人驾驶的轿车和卡车。同样,我相信人工智能革命将允许电脑和机器人完成许多现在白领员工才能完成的任务。

因此,很多人为工作岗位堪忧者——或者已经被最新突破性技术所击败者忧心重重并不令人惊讶。如果卡车和出租车实现无人驾驶,那么成百上千万现在驾驶卡车和出租车的男人和女人命运将会如何?如果电脑能够记账和看病那么会计和医生身上将会发生什么?

有分析人士估计因为保持现有的商品和服务产量需要的员工人数大幅减少,将会有相当大比例的工作岗位成为多余的。

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