Rise Of The Robots

Martin Ford Basic Books

What are the jobs of the future? How many will there be? And who will have them? We might imagine—and hope—that today’s industrial revolution will unfold like the last: even as some jobs are eli

ISBN10 : 0465040675 , ISBN13 : 9780465040674

Page Number : 352


Brad Stone Simon and Schuster

In the early nineties, a visionary special-effects guru named Marc Thorpe conjured a field of dreams different from any the world had seen before: It would be framed by unbreakable plastic instead of

ISBN10 : 1416587322 , ISBN13 : 9781416587323

Page Number : 304

The Lights In The Tunnel

Martin Ford Acculant Publishing

A computer engineer from Silicon Valley employs a powerful thought experiment to explore the economy of the future. An imaginary "tunnel of lights" is used to visualize the economic implications of th

ISBN10 : 1448659817 , ISBN13 : 9781448659814

Page Number : 253

Killer Robots

Dr Armin Krishnan Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

Military robots and other, potentially autonomous robotic systems such as unmanned combat air vehicles (UCAVs) and unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) could soon be introduced to the battlefield. Look fur

ISBN10 : 140949912X , ISBN13 : 9781409499121

Page Number : 216

Wired For War

Peter Warren Singer Penguin

The author of Corporate Warriors and Children at War traces the advent of robotic warfare, revealing its use in the war in Iraq, the latest technological achievements, and the secret Pentagon consulta

ISBN10 : 9781594201981 , ISBN13 : 1594201986

Page Number : 499


Nick Bostrom Oxford University Press (UK)

Human beings occupy a dominant position on our planet, not because we have stronger muscles or sharper teeth than other species, but because we have smarter brains. Our brains developed the technologi

ISBN10 : 0199678111 , ISBN13 : 9780199678112

Page Number : 328

Humans Need Not Apply

Jerry Kaplan Yale University Press

After billions of dollars and fifty years of effort, researchers are finally cracking the code on artificial intelligence. As society stands on the cusp of unprecedented change, Jerry Kaplan unpacks t

ISBN10 : 0300216416 , ISBN13 : 9780300216417

Page Number : 256