Changing Workforce / Industrial Robotics / Human Machine Interface

Robots beware: Humans will still be bosses of machines

By Hope Reese, for TechRepublic

Jun 01, 2016

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While it is clear that we will have machines work close to us in the near future, if we don't already, it is less obvious what, exactly, will happen to jobs for people. But in Only Humans Need Apply: Winners and Losers in the Age of Smart Machines, a new book by Thomas Hayes Davenport and Julia Kirby, the question is less about who will be replaced and more about how humans and machines can work together.

The key? Augmentation.

Read the full interview with author Davenport.