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Post time 2018-7-30 22:50:50 |Display all floors
Prof Albert Einstein had predicted the consequences of technological development (mobile phones) and its effect on social and family life. He forecast that technology would replace human interactions on all levels (whether while out on a date, dinner, sightseeing, on holiday etc). His words were: “I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots”.
Have we reached that point?

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seneca Post time: 2018-7-31 16:03
In China most likely, yes. Human intelligence has never been valued very highly there. With AI, huma ...

There you go again ...." CHINA".
Professor had CHINA in mind while making that observation.....

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Global  phenomena you mean ?
Round Up is good for developing the mind

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seneca Post time: 2018-8-8 14:08
But the Chinese are constantly bleating about how "progressive" they are thanks to their overrelia ...

Would you rather they go backwards?  Sour grapes you atre!

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