Author William Gibson toys with the personhood of an artificial intelligence and what might have happened if recent American political history had played out differently.
The hacking wunderkind thinks Big Tech's approach won't work. He built a $999 autonomous driving system that runs on a smartphone.
Martin Ford and Antony Sammeroff debate the future of robotics and its potential economic impacts at the Soho Forum.
Martin Ford and Antony Sammeroff debate the impact of robotics on the economy
Deepfakes don't pose a novel threat, and they have many exciting applications that would be stymied by legal restrictions.
Attempts to control how artificial intelligence develops and is used could backfire.
DoNotPay is launching a "denial of service attack on the legal system to make it better."
AI could boost economic growth by 1.2 percent annually between now and 2030.
Are smart Roombas booby-trapped with bombs in our future?
New AI tools could empower the government to violate our civil liberties.
The Tesla and SpaceX founder "summons the demon" of regulation.
In Radicals Chasing Utopia, transhumanist enthusiasm gets a bad rap.
Fourth Amendment privacy is more important once our thoughts are stored outside our wetware.
Blockchain, CRISPR, and Machine Learning
Robot overlords coming to a government agency near you.
DeepMind's AlphaGo may signal the advent of the age of computational thaumaturgy
Until the time that Minsky is either revived or uploaded, may he rest in peace
Biomedical Study Reproducibility Scandalously Bad, Evidence for "Free Will," and Robot Rebellion by 2055
A scitech research and policy round up for January 5, 2016
Lethal autonomous weapons are too dangerous to develop.
On Trump, Jon Stewart, Mike Huckabee, Iran, and A.I. deathbots
So let slip the robots of war?