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[–] Urbanfox 8 points 11 months ago (2 children)

This is innovation, and problem solving the small stuff is a very important skill in the modern day work environment.

Do I wasn't to hand calculate an entire statistical analysis, no. I use excell.

It doesn't make the work any more or less valid. If you can Google something in under a minute, don't bother spending a tonne of time trying to remember it.

[–] [email protected] 5 points 11 months ago (1 children)

Yeah this teaches some incredibly valuable skills like creative problem solving, how to bend rules for your own benefit and how to use tech to be cool as fuck.

[–] [email protected] 1 points 11 months ago (1 children)

Basically the best traits to have in the nearest future where AI will be the most important tool to use anywhere

[–] [email protected] 0 points 11 months ago (1 children)

This person is a lot more prepared for the real world than all the other students who did the assignment by hand.

[–] [email protected] 1 points 11 months ago

Which is why I said they should just go out and get a job rather than pretending to get a a broad education.

It's an expensive waste of time, like getting a gym membership and posing next to the machines.