What will our jobs be in the future when everything becomes automated?

Once robots and computers do all the manual labor, including sales and service industry, even teaching, child and elder care, what will we do with ourselves but be bloggers and travelers?

Asked By: Schnurrbart, P.I. - 4/9/2008
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Answered By: Michael V - 4/9/2008
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We will program the machines and design new ones. Machines will never be able to do things like installing carpet in people's homes or do many other things that only a human mind can handle.
Answered By: shiprepairwoman - 4/9/2008
We will be monitoring the automation. Humans dont trust machines.
Answered By: michael_alca23 - 4/9/2008
What, you don't think we're pretty automated now? it's only a matter of time before we hit a limit of automation. Remember - no machine is smarter than a person, it is only able to do what we tell it to do. Even when we similulate it, it won't be able to "think" outside of the box, or create emotion, or art, or analyze... More
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