Artificial Intelligence – Myth or Reality, Boon or Bane


Way back in 1969, as a kid, I watched a very interesting movie – “2001: A Space Odyssey”. It was a science fiction where a super intelligent computer program HAL is in-charge of a mission to Jupiter which also carries several astronauts. The program becomes rogue and tries to kill all the astronauts. The hero … Continue reading

Automation – Job Loss or Better Life?


Automation leads to job loss which leads to loss of income for the displaced people. Automation also leads to cheaper goods and services improving our standard of living. So, because of automation, some people loose out, others gain. Historically, people who have benefited, far outnumbered those who have lost out. Jobs loss in one sector … Continue reading

The Hunger Games and Impact of Automation


What has “The Hunger Games” got to do with the impact of automation? I am a fan of the series of the books and the movies. However, find that there is something very illogical about the whole setting. No, I am not talking about any specific situation on any specific element of the story. Neither it is … Continue reading