The Pandora’s Box of Artificial Intelligence

There’s been a fair bit of talk lately about the perils of artificial intelligence (AI). Several well-respected personalities have come forward to issue a warning about the growing arms-race in this rapidly expanding field. Nevertheless, I get the distinct sense that most people find it difficult to appreciate the gravity of the issue. We’ve all … More The Pandora’s Box of Artificial Intelligence

Saving the Internet

The Internet is changing. The idealistic euphoria which recently enabled democratic protests to kick-off across the world is starting to give way to a much more sinister corporatized landscape where free speech and free‑use are coming increasingly under threat. More disturbingly, autocratic governments are finally waking up to the potential of the internet to surveil … More Saving the Internet