Robots beware: Humans will still be bosses of machines, say Davenport and Kirby in new book


onlyhumansneedapply_smWhile it is clear that we will have machines work close to us in the near future, if we don’t already, it is less obvious what, exactly, will happen to jobs for people. But in Only Humans Need Apply: Winners and Losers in the Age of Smart Machines, a new book by Thomas Hayes Davenport and Julia Kirby, the question is less about who will be replaced and more about how humans and machines can work together.