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Re: <nettime> The secret financial market only robots can see
mp on Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:39:58 +0200 (CEST)


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Re: <nettime> The secret financial market only robots can see


On 29/09/13 14:34, Newmedia {AT} aol.com wrote:
> It is the "machines" that are *spying* on us -- not humans.  It is the  
> "machines" that are taking our jobs -- not humans (now that wage arbitrage is  
> declining).

So if we switch them off, all associated problems go away?

> As George Dyson illustrates in his "Turing's Cathedral: The Origins of the  
> Digital Universe," something *qualitatively* different has been invented.

Qualitatively different .... than/from what, exactly?

> Why is that so difficult to grasp?

Perhaps because it is qualitatively different?

m




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