As response to https://dev.lemmy.ml/post/38236 — what new/upcoming technologies will flop?
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I’ll start with autonomous vehicles. Seems like a nightmare to adopt and AI still sucks getting confused by rain, snow or even chalk drawing on the road.
Yeah, they’re strongly suffering from this: https://xkcd.com/2030/
Technology that’s considered new and experimental even in the IT sector and we’re trying to make it not kill people.
To piggyback off your idea, Flying cars!
Stratospheric aerosol injection
Climate change disasters.
EDIT : Looks like didn’t read the complete thing.
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only in counties with poor healthcare…
Maybe not in the US. Other parts of the country have gone to pre-covid normal, minus having to wear masks in public and use hand sanitizer, which isn’t really a huge inconvenience anyway.
I don’t mind wearing a mask in public or use hand sanitiser, that’s just called being very hygenic. I’m quite fed up with social distancing though.
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