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Ironies of automation.

Now it has been lately quite some time trying to improve my page generation script, as well as having to fiddle around with some helper scripts at work that are supposed to make our life easier. By a coincidence last week I was visiting some friends in Sweden, from topic to topic, quite late in the evening I was recommended a paper title which appeared to be extremely entertaining to read.

It focuses on the ways in which automation tries to heal problems with human machine operators and the total man-hour labour efficiency when you draw the line accounting the time and complexity required to create the latter automation systems.

Further reading, on Bainbridge's webpage.

Date:Tue Apr 01 20:42:00 CEST 2014


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