“Powerful AI technologies are increasingly shaping our lives, relationships, and societies, and their harms are well documented. Social media algorithms boost misinformation, facial recognition systems are often highly discriminatory, and predictive AI systems that are used to approve or reject loans can be less accurate for minorities.” The EU wants to put companies on the […]
When things go Meta by Jackie Nagtegaal
And off the Gen Zs go! They speak at a thousand words a second, clambering over each other to share their insights. Multiple tirades, trying to juggle a future of mental health concerns, wealth gaps and the complexity of conceptualising the merger of digital and real worlds.
Opinion | How AI could accidentally extinguish humankind
The conventional expectation is that ever-growing computing power will be a boon for humanity. But what if we’re wrong again? Could artificial superintelligence instead cause us great harm? Our extinction?”
When AI Makes Art, Humans Supply the Creative Spark
New companies have sprung up to commercialize artistic AI tools.
The Technological Singularity
Will technology be the end of humanity or its future?
The Trouble With AI: Human Intelligence
The trouble with AI is not that it is going to rule us, that its ethics are questionable, that it can be used irresponsibly…
The Great Progression, 2025-2050 By Peter Leyden
The next 25 years will see the introduction and scaling up of not one but three fundamentally new technologies that will have world-historic impact. We’re heading into a triple-whammy tech boom — not just another Long Boom, but a Long Boom Squared.