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Andrew McAfee: Are droids taking our jobs?

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TED presents Andrew McAfee who asks, are droids taking our jobs? Robots and algorithms are getting good at jobs like building cars, writing articles, translating — jobs that once required a human. So what will we humans do for work? Andrew McAfee walks through recent labor data to say: We ain’t seen nothing yet. But then he steps back to look at big history, and comes up with a surprising and even thrilling view of what comes next.