Total Posts:2|Showing Posts:1-2
Jump to topic:


Posts: 1
Add as Friend
Challenge to a Debate
Send a Message
4/15/2016 8:08:44 PM
Posted: 6 months ago
Self Driving Cars are a thing now. Automated Kiosks for bagging are a thing now. Mailmen can be made redundant in as little as 10 years with drones flying packages from location to location. Servers may not even be needed considering that many Japanese restauraunts are automating their businesses entirely. When the cost of these automated technologies dips below the cost to use humans and with the same or greater productivity, what will the need be for humans? Businesses always go for the most cost-cutting measure. Humans will be renedered useless in the most basic jobs. These basic jobs however make up a huge portion of all jobs available. Bus Drivers, Cab Drivers, Cashiers, Baggers, Grocery Clerks, Servers are no longer positions offered to humans. What now? Do we ban businesses from using robots using legislation? Do we get rid of the minimum wage and try to keep the American dream alive for as long as possible?
Posts: 105
Add as Friend
Challenge to a Debate
Send a Message
8/1/2016 5:14:03 PM
Posted: 2 months ago
The gun does all the talking around the world. Already the US Navy is exploring plans in earnest to put some 30 to 40 thousand drones in the oceans and the Pentagon has solicited ideas for how to throw several hundred small drones in the air at the push of a button as scientists finish cataloguing different types of swarm behaviour. The latest push is to make them silent because electric motors tend to be noisy and for 1,200 dollars anyone can buy a drone that goes 70 miles per hour and explodes in your face.

When money does all the driving the gun does all the talking and jobs become more plentiful and higher paying the fiercer the competition!