Capita is the leading provider of personnel support services in the UK and is now actively replacing its staff with robots. In England alone, analysts predict that England will lose 1.3 million jobs to robots by 2030, a devastating blow to the active labor market for humans.
4th Industrial Revolution
The store tracks your every move and everything you put into your basket. When you are done, just walk out of the store. Your total balance is automatically charged to your debit card.
Siemens is a prime driver of the 4th Industrial Revolution, implementing Smart Grid and Robotics technologies. Technocrats build because they can, not because of a public need.
Technocracy is built on data. In fact, there is no such thing as ‘enough’ data. Why? Because whoever controls the data controls everything and everyone.
Silicon Valley is chock full of Technocrats who worship science and technology as they eschew legitimate political discourse. After all, the scientific engineering of society is best left to them only. Individual citizens are viewed as pesky obstacles.
Future employment looks bleak, thanks to apolitical Technocrats who create and frame this technology to society. We urgently need to have a national dialogue on this to preserve human jobs or else we will be forced to accept a universal basic income, which would guarantee government dependence.
This article from Europe mentions Technocracy or Technocrats eight times, showing the fallacies of the Technocrat approach to life and society. Simply put, Technocrats should never speak for humanity.
Technocrat scientists and engineers have misdirected their talents to obsolete the human need to work and create. While many people will ‘want’ one of these cooking robots, those who love to cook will be seriously discouraged. The implications for restaurant workers are staggering.
Technocrats will house us in buildings made by robots, feed us with food produced by robot farm workers, transport us in robot-driven vehicles, and now will police us with autonomous robot cops. Note that Google and IBM are collaborating on the AI needed to operate robocop.
Robot journalism is the next big wave in media propaganda, in an effort to lower costs and increase output. The only problem is, who will trust stories generated by an AI robot?