Computers increasingly make decisions, we historically would. However, is this desirable when an ethical consideration is required? A Delft scientist comes with an answer: the moral algorithm.
Perhaps, the benefits do outweigh the risks.
Although facial recognition has exciting applications, it does have a very apparent downside. For example, a ‘minority report’ style of policing. Or tracking governments or corporations. These are not outcomes people would like […]
At SingularityU, we speak a lot about the power and the future of Artificial Intelligence, algorithms, and Machine-learning. A part of our faculty works on and with Artificial Intelligence. But there is a more human aspect to technology we need […]
Blood vessels are the lifeline of any organ. The dense web of channels, spread across tissues like a spider web, allow oxygen and nutrients to reach the deepest cores of our hearts, brains, and lungs. Without a viable blood supply, […]
Governments around the world are pouring money into AI research and developing detailed AI strategies, but the US has been slow to follow suit. That’s leading some to question whether policy makers are doing enough to maintain the country’s lead […]
The social network wants to enable easy, inexpensive global commerce, sure. But its ultimate goals are a little more … geopolitical. Read the article at Wired
Pijn zit vaak echt tussen je oren
Door TJERK DE VRIES
Robots gaan ons niet vervangen. Ze kunnen er juist voor zorgen dat we meer mens worden. En oh ja, pijn zit echt letterlijk tussen je oren. […]
Technologie geeft ons meer keuzes. Maar ook veel stress.
‘Oh!’ De Dalai Lama voelt even aan de twee bionische armen van de 12-jarige Tilly Lockey en roept nog een keer uit: ‘Oh’! Ook de zeshonderd genodigden op de bijeenkomst in […]
Compassion & Technology and the Life of the Buddha at the Nieuwe Kerk
September 15, 2018
Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Yesterday morning, under sunny blue skies, His Holiness the Dalai Lama flew from Malmö to Rotterdam. He was […]