'As well or better than humans': Automation set for big promotions in white-collar job market

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Tory Shoreman thought she was safe.

As far as career choices go, working in mortgage financing at one of the country's top banks seemed like a solid bet.

She figured there would be more job security than many other professions and plenty of opportunities to climb the corporate ladder in Toronto.

That was back in 2010.

Over the next seven years, she says she had a front-row seat to watch automation — most often intelligent software — take over nearly every aspect of mortgage processing.


"...Say, 'GOD is sufficient for me.' In Him the trusters shall trust." (Quran 39:38)


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    "...Say, 'GOD is sufficient for me.' In Him the trusters shall trust." (Quran 39:38)
  • To some degree school teachers are already being replaced by the use of ipads and laptops in classrooms.  Use of learning programs via these could  guarantee uniformity of input into the minds of students not only statewide but maybe nationwide.

    Likewise singers voices are altered and perfected via equipment which guarantees the producers idea of perfection.

    There's plenty of instances where TV presenters parrot the exact same comments on multiple channels which ensures minds of the listening audience are implanted with identical opinions and views.

    There's plenty of insidious ways our realities are being changed without our knowledge or permission.  Are our minds becoming automated in a sense?

    "We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves."

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