Quality and artisanship could be rewarded more effectively if people felt they were procuring an experience with every use, rather than acquiring stuff. It is only half in jest that I tell my sixteen-year-old daughter that I’d rather she work in design than computer science, because that is where the jobs will be.
When delivery is free, will ownership survive?
Seth Miller
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Excellent insights. This is the first time I’ve seen a solid example of why AI will make more artisan jobs, though I’ve seen that touted in a number of articles before. If everything is built for quality and built to last, meant to be shared indefinitely, I can finally see why human craftsmanship and unique design might surge as ubiquitous goods are mass-produced by robots.