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"Supermorality:" Superintelligence, Morality and Science Fiction Monday, May 2, 2016 Reviews
"Supermorality:" Superintelligence, Morality and Science Fiction
The concept of Supermorality has been postulated in Science Fiction for decades
Supermorality and the Regulation of Artificial Intelligence Thursday, April 28, 2016 Essays
Supermorality and the Regulation of Artificial Intelligence
Will current efforts to control Artificial Intelligence have an impact on the future of Superintelligence?
The Robot Job Invasion : Cartoons Friday, April 22, 2016 Interest & Fun
The Robot Job Invasion : Cartoons
Friday Humor: When the robots come to take our jobs. Technological Unemployment.
CHARLES 1.0 : The Heuristic Journey of an Art AI Program Wednesday, April 20, 2016 Essays
CHARLES 1.0 : The Heuristic Journey of an Art AI Program
In 2010, Charles was programmed to create art.
The Binding Problem of Consciousness : Transhuman Debate 2.0 Review Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Reviews
The Binding Problem of Consciousness : Transhuman Debate 2.0 Review
A recap of the debate on consciousness and global binding Dr. Randal Koene and Andres Gomez Emilsson
Ian Pearson Predicts Incredible New Technology Monday, April 18, 2016 Reviews
Ian Pearson Predicts Incredible New Technology
Digital Immortality, Multiple Existences, Smart Pets, and More...
What to do When a Robot Steals your Job! Wednesday, April 13, 2016 Interest & Fun
What to do When a Robot Steals your Job!
How to deal with Technological Unemployment
The Spiritual Database Monday, April 11, 2016 Essays
The Spiritual Database
In Memory of Wesley Johnson McAllister and his grand ideas
Scarlett Johansson Robot: Amazing Science or Ethical Conundrum? Tuesday, April 5, 2016 Reviews
Scarlett Johansson Robot: Amazing Science or Ethical Conundrum?
A man in Hong Kong has created a life-size robot replica of Scarlet Johansson. What are the ethical implications?
The Night I Met OSHbot Wednesday, March 30, 2016 Reviews
The Night I Met OSHbot
I'd promised the kids we'd go meet the OSHbot. They were rather excited about it. I've been talking up the retail droid, developed by Fellow Robots, since I first wrote a column on it back in February.

Artificial Intelligence is playing Minecraft Monday, March 14, 2016 In the News
Artificial Intelligence is playing Minecraft
Minecraft AI. The next step for Minecraft? A training ground for Artificial Intelligence.
Why You Won't Own the Future Thursday, March 10, 2016 Essays
Why You Won't Own the Future
The Impact of Technological Unemployment
A Short Review of the Transhumanist Debate. Oakland. February 6, 2016 Thursday, February 11, 2016 Reviews
A Short Review of the Transhumanist Debate. Oakland. February 6, 2016
It was my pleasure to attend last Saturday's Transhuman Debate event in Oakland, organized and hosted by Hank Pellissier...
The Ethics of Ambition Monday, January 25, 2016 Essays
The Ethics of Ambition
The modern Transhuman prospect has been the topic of intrigue and discussion for several decades...
The Technological Singularity Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Essays
The Technological Singularity
"Within thirty years, we will have the technological means to create superhuman intelligence. Shortly after, the human era will be ended."
What is The Babel Singularity? Tuesday, January 12, 2016 Essays
What is The Babel Singularity?
The eleventh chapter of Genesis opens with one of the earliest recorded stories of collective human ambition...

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