Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Humans Need Not Apply: A Guide to Wealth and Work in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Jerry Kaplan


An insightful, attractive journey through a famous Silicon Valley insider of the way accelerating advancements in synthetic Intelligence will remodel the way in which we are living and work

Selected as one of many 10 top technology and know-how books of 2015 via The Economist
 
After billions of greenbacks and fifty years of attempt, researchers are eventually cracking the code on synthetic intelligence. As society stands at the cusp of unparalleled swap, Jerry Kaplan unpacks the most recent advances in robotics, computing device studying, and notion powering structures that rival or exceed human features. Driverless autos, robot helpers, and clever brokers that advertise our pursuits have the capability to bring in a brand new age of affluence and rest — yet as Kaplan warns, the transition will be protracted and brutal until we tackle the 2 nice scourges of the trendy built international: risky hard work markets and source of revenue inequality. He proposes leading edge, free-market alterations to our economy and social guidelines to prevent a longer interval of social turmoil. His well timed and available research of the promise and perils of synthetic intelligence is a must-read for company leaders and coverage makers on each side of the aisle.

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