The Wall Street Journal | What the singularity will mean at the office

February 6, 2014

The Wall Street Journal — February 6, 2014 | Rachael King

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According to Ray Kurzweil, within the next few decades the accelerating pace of technological development could create intelligent machines and alter our relationship with technology.

In science fiction the future is often depicted as a dystopian future where robots become self-aware and take over the world. Usually there’s a handful of people fighting for the survival of the human race. [...]