Why the Future Doesn’t Need Us?

A Penny for Bill Joy’s Thoughts

Shivani Gandhi

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Meet Bill Joy, the co-founder of Sun Microsystems, who played a crucial role in developing Java, Jini, and even VI. With his extensive experience, it’s no surprise he’s not a Luddite. In his renowned essay, “Why the Future Doesn’t Need Us,” Joy expresses his concerns that modern technology could pose a threat to both the planet and humanity. Despite his instrumental contributions, Joy highlights the need for caution in the development of technology.

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