February 21, 2020

In 1964, AT&T, the most valuable company in the United States, had 758, 611 employees; Microsoft employs just 144,000. Instagram had just 13 employees when Facebook acquired it for $1 billion in 2012.

 

SOURCE: New York Times review of A World Without Work: Technology, Automation, and How We Should Respond, by Daniel Susskind, 1/12/2020