Innovation

Tech books: The 10 best reads of 2015

Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future by Martin Ford

One of the greatest human anxieties today, when it comes to new technology, is the fear that we will be replaced by machines. In this compelling new book, author and entrepreneur Ford projects that our economic future, in which intelligent machines will begin to take over at work, is about to undergo a radical transformation. But it's not all bad––Ford believes the shift will result in more of us entering creative pursuits.

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By Hope Reese

Hope Reese is a writer based in Louisville, Kentucky, currently living in Budapest. Her work has appeared in the Atlantic, the Boston Globe, Vox, Vice and other publications.