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According to nicholas carr in his article automation

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substituted thereby diminishing the scope of interaction. According to Nicholas Carr in his article “ Automation for the people ," indicates that the increased automation in the use of technology has turned a majority of people into objects, specifically, the pilots and teachers who are basically allowed to babysit the ‘autopilot' and
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Surname 2 students using iPad and Android tablets in leaning respectively (Carr, 153). Additionally, the author argues that with the continued push, humans have been rendered meaningless because technology is taking over the tasks primarily meant for humans. Despite, the supporters fail to understand that soon or later, even the most advanced technology automated will fail or backfire (Carr, 154). The use of technology in medicine, for instance, has been reported to overrule the prescription or misguide instructions. Carr indicates that the growing use of technology has had serious letdowns, for instance, the mishap that occurred in the Google- driven car. In hospitals, computers have been alleviated with common errors basing from the 2011 study conducted in one hospital (Carr, 155). Finally, Carr argues that the adoption of the automation system has brought so many flows, primarily in all areas than it used to be thought; “Flawlessness remains an ideal that can never be achieved. Even if a perfect automated system
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  • Fall '13
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