Sci/Tech: Future technology cutting jobs?

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by Katt Carter, Alison Cuevas and Katie Lukens–

Technology makes lives easier, provides entertainment and fixes problems that the world faces. These are some of the positives that innovation brings about, but what about the negative features of technology?

Technology often makes our lives a little too easy and there is a concern that it will soon cut jobs, leaving people unemployed. In the future, questions arise as to will there be human interaction at grocery stores as services like Amazon Go removes the need for cashiers This also impacts the decisions of college students and what they will be studying in college. Will creative thinking be more important than a computer science degree? These are just some of the ideas of how technology will affect the future.