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Don’t let capitalists control firearm production, warns creator of 3-D printable ‘Liberator’ gun

The world’s first 3-D printable firearm springs from the same liberating impulse as blogging and other forms of digital activism, says its creator. “If 3-D printing means anything, if the digital revolution and 3-D printing revolution have any interesting terminus, it’s because we will all have access to greater means…

Governments warned: Robots may take half our jobs in 20 years, so prepare for revolution

Nearly half of today’s jobs could be automated within the next two decades, according to one recent study, and no one seems to be prepared for what that will mean for society. The digital revolution, just as the industrial revolution before it, is increasing productivity but also transforming the workforce…