Are Machines Stealing Your Job?

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Three myths about artificial intelligence and its impact on content creators.

Industrialization is transforming our information economy, destroying old business models and creating new opportunities. The impact it will have on content professionals will make social media seem tame in comparison.

The Industrialization of the Internet

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The industrialization of the internet is driven by the relentless pursuit of productivity advantages, not quality improvements.

“The digital revolution is probably going to be as important and transformative as the industrial revolution.” — Ryan Avent, The Economist columnist, author of The Wealth of Humans (via The Atlantic).

Big data’s creative and empathetic sibling (and why they struggle to get along)

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Joyce Hostyn argues that Better Human Understanding, Not Big Data, Is the Future of Business. Some excerpts (with my emphasis):

Despite the best of intentions, we’re not data driven, we’re hypothesis driven. Our stories (our mental models) are merely hypotheses of how the world works.