[FoRK] A new KP investment in eyeglasses (!?)

Adam L Beberg beberg at mithral.com
Fri Mar 25 15:36:56 PST 2005


Jim Whitehead wrote on 3/25/2005 12:21 PM:

> There is also the possibility of deskilling the prescription of glasses,
> relegating optometrists to  medical diagnosis. A human has no chance of
> doing as well as the machine.

Welcome to the 90s ;) the 1890s!

Very few non-design tasks are still better done by humans. Some are
still cheaper with humans, but only because some areas have
unsustainable birthrates and labor is worth almost zero.

Maybe we're past the $1,000 baby already.

-- 
Adam L. Beberg
http://www.mithral.com/~beberg/


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