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"We are giving over moral agency and choice to devices"– Charles Ess on social robotics, intelligence and ethics
Charles Ess (University of Oslo) has for many years brought a philosophical perspective to media and communication studies and is a prolific commentator on questions of research ethics and medium theory. 2,171 more words
Robots are tireless, emotionless machines designed to take care of our dreaded repetitive tasks and chores right? They don’t think or interact, but focus only on completing the task they were programmed for. 487 more words
It’s an unfair stereotype, but even in the 21st century some still insist on saying that Canadians are genial and polite.
The question is: Are they nice enough to pick up a stranded, hitchhiking robot? 331 more words
This is an interesting thing to think about: let’s say ‘The Internet of Things’ may be fully normative by 2030 or so. That means your house is all connected, and you can update everything via a smartphone, etc. 426 more words