An Argument for Ethical Creators

Elon Musk is a prominent figure in technological circles.  When it comes to the subject of artificial intelligence and its potential risks, Musk has been nothing short of an alarmist, of sorts.  Perhaps his alarm is for good reason.  After all, he is not the only one sounding the alarm, albeit perhaps the most notable. … Continue reading An Argument for Ethical Creators

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How Autonomous Do You Want Your Coffee Maker?

News headlines speak of autonomous vehicles and robots, artificial intelligence, and neural networks.  Having graduated with liberal arts and law degrees, I had virtually no clue what these words meant.  Algorithms dominate our virtual lives now days, and the only image the word conjured for me was “math”.  This ignorance of these ideas is partially … Continue reading How Autonomous Do You Want Your Coffee Maker?