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John Caulfield / BUILDER / July 15, 2013
Robots on jobsites aren’t so far-fetched.
During BUILDER’s Housing Leadership Summit recently, MIT research scientist Andrew McAfee insisted that the future of home building lies in technology that will include smart machines that can perform construction functions.
Many in the audience probably were thinking, “Here we go again about our imminent demise.” But McAfee simply was lending his voice to the ongoing debate about the rise of machines and its consequences for society.
Technology’s unstoppable march forward is taken for granted even by skeptics who don’t foreseeRead More