It’s negative in the sense of the question of what to do with them occurs. Because males that feel displaced in society are more prone to extremism. Neo-fascism, religious extremism, and general criminality.
The humane answer to technology making them obsolete is a UBI Star Trek environment.
A more likely scenario is the birth of a new underclass in a technological advanced society. Intelligence becoming apart of the discussion of privilege. The struggle will no longer be class based or race based.
It’ll simply be who benefits from a technologically focused society, and who doesn’t.
Fringe ideas posed by people like Ted K, and Pentti Linkola will become more prominent.