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Ethical Technology and Philosophy in the Age of Robots

With the development of smart autonomous machines, maybe even machines that demonstrate a general intelligent and self-awareness, there is a need to discuss ethics. There are also big philosophical questions about artificial intelligence, biotechnology, and social change that we face at this time. This department is tracking the philosophical and ethical side of the second machine age.

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Self Driving Cars And Privacy Issues

Self Driving Cars And Privacy Issues

If there's one worry that has continued to persist throughout the development of new technology, it’s the fear surrounding breaches of privacy. Over the past decade it’s become clear that computers, watches, phones and other devices are constantly being used to gather...

US Congress is very worried about deepfakes

US Congress is very worried about deepfakes

The threat of depefakes have been known by the public since the first videos showing altered video footage began circulating around the internet, and since that time the ability to manipulate footage and audio has surpassed the point of detectability by the average...