It is amazing how quickly technology can change our lives and on days that I travel I always think about the (near?) future when cars drive themselves. Less accidents, closer following distances, do what you want while the car drives, etc. I know it would take time to phase out our current cars but this could happen sooner than we think.
Tonight my son showed me a very interesting video... maybe some of you have already seen it. It is called "Humans Need Not Apply
15 minute video:
I recommend watching it if you have the time. It really makes you think about how big of a change automation could have on our already fragile workplace
. My kids are high school / college age now and I wonder what job opportunities / struggles they are about to face (maybe my gray hair is a good thing now).