3/10/2017 2 Comments
Here are five developments you should know about that are about to change things pretty quickly.
Crypto Currency Is Spreading Around The World
People in emerging countries are quickly adopting Crypto Currrencies, like Bitcoin, as their main exchange unit. Crypto Currencies are digital units used to purchase items. It is not tied to any nation-state, it's not tied to banks, it's digitally secured and it's open source. It is becoming the hottest way people in emerging countries are doing their transactions....https://news.bitcoin.com/central-bank-of-nigeria-says-we-cant-stop-bitcoin/
Computers Are Doing Their Own Coding.
Remember when schools and private institutions everywhere were saying that learning coding was the best path to getting a good job in the tech industry? Well the computers are about to take that job away too. They are writing their own code...https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/microsoft-has-created-ai-can-write-its-own-code-quharrison-terry
Cities Will Lose Almost 50% of Their Revenue Because of Autonomous Automobiles.
If you haven't heard the news already, let me be the first to tell you, driverless cars are on their way...in the next few years. All of the revenue that comes from parking tickets, speeding tickets, parking fees, car registration, etc, will be cut in half over the next 3-7 years....http://www.thecarconnection.com/news/1099064_another-study-agrees-autonomous-cars-will-annihilate-ci...
The Safe Haven of The Government Job Will Become A Thing of The Past
To make up for the money lost due to driverless cars, government agencies will also take advantage of technology and automate hundreds of thousands of jobs, Most government jobs are routine and analytical....just the kinds of jobs AI exceeds in...http://vegassports-odds.com/2017/02/robots-will-replace-250000-government-jobs-and-thats-just/
Working a "Gig" Is Becoming The New Normal
The number of high paying "regular" jobs are disappearing fast. Most people you know are "giggers" -- people working temporary or short term jobs on contingency. This new normal has some significant implications for life in the new world. https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/278769
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Chet W. Sisk
Chet W. Sisk is an author and one of the world's leading Social Futurists. He is also expert on the current world paradigm shift. Find out more about him and the LEAD Global Team at www.leadtheshift.com or you can write him directly at firstname.lastname@example.org