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PLAYING OURSELVES INTO FEUDALISM: THE POLITICS AND ETHICS OF LUDIC AUTOMATION

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Automation is everywhere. We fear the robots, but it is in fact a more insidious kind of automation, driven by algorithms and presented in a playful way, that is slowly corroding the social fabric. This “soft automation”, the use of algorithms to eliminate semi-skilled white-collar jobs, is transforming services into self-services, and killing the middle class as a result of it.
Original languageEnglish
Publication date2018
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018
EventPOM/EVA 2018 - Aalborg University Copenhagen , Copenhagen, Denmark
Duration: 15 May 201817 May 2018

Conference

ConferencePOM/EVA 2018
LocationAalborg University Copenhagen
CountryDenmark
CityCopenhagen
Period15/05/201817/05/2018

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