Developers face a conundrum when launching software that must be equipped to make a moral judgment. Algorithms are being programmed to make consequential decisions that align with laws and moral sensibilities.
Category: Industry View
The Internet of Moving Things
By Rui Costa on March 31st, 2018 in Human Impacts, Industry View, Magazine Articles, Robotics, Societal Impact
Mobile technology isn’t just in your pocket 24/7. It’s everywhere around us today, with its continual byproduct — data — trailing us everywhere we go. The great nexus of this 21st-century trend isn’t really your smartphone — it’s the city where you live, work, and play.
Military Applications of Invasive Brain Stimulation
By Melanie Segado on June 29th, 2017 in Ethics, Health & Medical, Industry View, Magazine Articles
The United States military has a long tradition of driving technological innovation and the field of neurotechnology is no exception…. Read More