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algorithms

Transhumanism's dream of eternal life and zero pain

THE TECHNICAL POWERS:
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Two new books on people and technology: We are all influenced by the pressure chamber social platforms that Facebook creates. And what about NRK, should they actively participate in such a development?

New times for war and evil

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– Time to prevent more use of biological warfare, autonomous weapons systems and mercenaries.

The coming technological decade

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Will increased control or monitoring in this decade eventually leave more to algorithms that carry out actions themselves based on so-called "actionable intelligence"?

The algorithms are everywhere

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If current trends in business and consumer culture continue, we may soon have much in common with China's meritocratic and communitarian traditions, writes Mark MacCarthy.

I, an algorithm

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My needs are synthetic. They contain all my so-called desires, yes, the very momentum in my presence, as an I, an algorithm.