In my entry reviewing Dave Graeber’s Bullshit Jobs, I noted that Graeber suggests that at least some software developers are in the perverse position of… Read More »On open source software as a job-seeking tool
My Science Fiction Adventure
When I checked my notes after writing my previous entry on the future demand for artists and humanists, I realised that I had also intended… Read More »Can the arts and humanities be the professions of the future, part 2
In the last week of Tech for Good, Jeffrey Sachs looks forward to a future in which humans’ mastery of the humanities gives them value… Read More »Can the arts and humanities be the professions of the future?
In writing about The Electronic Sweatshop earlier this week, I touched upon the prospect of professional work being replaced by automation together with systematisation and… Read More »On being replaced by technology, re-visited