Will big data create jobs - or destroy them?
A profound technological evolution has started, and there is no turning back.
Last year a
Hong Kong venture capital fund appointed a computer program to its
board. This incarnation of artificial intelligence, an algorithm called
VITAL, will vote on investment decisions alongside its five human
It's a sign that the big data revolution is conquering territories that,
until now, belonged exclusively to humans. How will this affect us?
Will millions of jobs disappear? Or will this new digital landscape
create new job opportunities for new types of employees?