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Il paradosso dell’automazione

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Intelligenti riflessioni sull’auto che si guida da sola e altri sistemi automatici, inclusa la tragedia del Boeing Max 8.

Removing automated systems from our lives, or rejecting them altogether, is now impossible. And, overall, such systems do increase safety and productivity, but they aren’t infallible, and when they make a mistake, however rare, the repercussions can be severe. Recognizing this goes beyond providing a software update to a shoddily redesigned plane. At a time when automation is widely regarded to be stealing jobs, the paradox tells us that the role of humans has become even more critical.

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Trump sky alpha, il futuro che speri non accada

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Che viaggio Trump sky alpha! Stasera incontro l’autore e non mi mancheranno domande da porgli. Non è un romanzo facile, ma se sei immerso nella rete lo troverai molto interessante. Garantito.

Who else would begin with President Trump piloting a blinged-out zeppelin amid an accidental nuclear Armageddon while desperately assuring his YouTube Live audience that everything’s fine, nothing to worry about, it’s fake news — in one bravura four-page-long sentence?

Certo, non devi essere già allergico a Trump

A seguire una ghiotta intervista all’autore.

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