Kenneth Tucker

...a hermit iconoclast

Foxconn factory

The Singularity ...again

...yes robots, January 5, 2017

Foxconn, the Taiwanese company that manufactures Apple’s iPhone has announced a three-part plan to fully automate its factories, with hopes to achieve 30% automation by 2020. The move could put as many as a million people out of work, another example of automation's major implications for the global workforce.



Weapons are instruments of ill omen. They should never be made into things of beauty. To worship weapons is to glorify in killing. Don’t deal in violence. Violence rebounds. Don’t glorify in war. Use weapons only when there is no other choice.

Tao Te Ching
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