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You are the robots – The Long and Short

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When thinking about the future of digital finance, the issue is not necessarily whether these services are narrowly useful to an individual. Sure, maybe the contactless card is cool if I’m in a hurry and maybe I can get a decent deal from the AI insurance contract. Rather, the issue is whether they collectively imprison people in digital infrastructures that increasingly undermine personal agency and replace it with coded, inflexible bureaucracy; or whether they truly offer forms of ‘democratisation’.

-Brett Scott

Source: You are the robots – The Long and Short

We keep running headlong into the digital future. I’m glad to see some folks are calling attention to potential pitfalls ahead.

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