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Issue No.06 - Nov.-Dec. (2013 vol.15)
pp: 10-11
Keith W. Miller , University of Missouri--St. Louis
ABSTRACT
Business organizations and people are making predictions and investments based on a recognition that smart machines are starting to make dramatic changes in the world of work and will likely make even more dramatic changes in the near future. Some people see this as an opportunity, while others see it as vulnerability, but many people see it as inevitable.
INDEX TERMS
Technology forecasting, Employment, Business, Investments, Machinery,IT professionals, smart machines, workforce, ethics, information technology
CITATION
Keith W. Miller, "Technology, Unemployment, and Power", IT Professional, vol.15, no. 6, pp. 10-11, Nov.-Dec. 2013, doi:10.1109/MITP.2013.99
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