Computers

Your Question: A World Without Work

We had a great response from listeners to our recent show, A World Without Work. Katherine B had a number of fantastic questions, so I asked our guest, Juliana Bidadanure, as well as our hosts, Debra and Ken, to respond to their favorite one.

A World Without Work

Will technology eventually eliminate the need for human labor? Without work, will we finally have all the free time we want to pursue our hobbies and passions? Or do we need work to give our lives a sense of purpose and achievement?

Driverless Cars at the Moral Crossroads

Will driverless technology someday make human drivers obsolete? Would you be willing to trust YOUR safety to an algorithm? What if you knew that the algorithm might decide to sacrifice your life to save the lives of others?