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‘How Americans see automation and the workplace in 7 charts’ – (Geiger 2020)

A balanced view of an emotive subject? Introduction ‘How Americans see automation and the workplace in 7 charts’  Well, a snappy and concise title. (and yes…. there are 7 charts). So what is the author of this article trying to achieve?   The article investigates an American view of what technological automation and the workplace could […]

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Who were the Luddites, and what have they got to do with Technical Unemployment?

The question for this blog; Who were the Luddites, and what have they got to do with Technical Unemployment? Introduction What relevance do a group of protesters breaking textile weaving looms in mills in the 18th Century have to do with today’s technological society? Perhaps it is through the names people and society in general […]