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It Happened To Horses, And It's Going To Happen To Us. It's Just A Matter Of Time.

"As mechanical muscles pushed horses out of the economy, mechanical minds will do the same to humans.”That's a scary notion to consider, but what does it mean? The brilliant YouTube creator CGP Grey delves into what our economy will look like in the future and why humans will inevitably be pushed out of millions of jobs. And by the way, it's already happening. *Cue dramatic sound effect.*

It Happened To Horses, And It's Going To Happen To Us. It's Just A Matter Of Time.

If you watched this and found yourself fearful of the robots (hey, it's a legitimate reaction), allow me to point you to a potentially viable answer to this problem.

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Apple has taken a huge step towards protecting children by announcing its new plan to scan iPhone photos for images of child abuse. The company will use a "neural match" system to scan photographs and if anything looks suspicious, a human at Apple will be notified to review the images and contact the authorities if necessary.

According to Apple, the new system will "continuously scan photos that are stored on a US user's iPhone and have also been uploaded to its iCloud back-up system."

The system is designed to protect users' privacy by scanning photos without making private communications readable by the company.

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