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Robotic Souls

Winter 2019Charles T. Rubin asks what debates over machine consciousness mean for how we regard ourselves

Can Chess Survive Artificial Intelligence?

Spring 2019Yoni Wilkenfeld on how computers take the error out of human chess — and the adventure

How Tech Utopia Fostered Tyranny

Winter 2019Jon Askonas argues that authoritarians’ love for digital technology is no fluke — it’s a product of Silicon Valley’s “smart” paternalism

Lives of the Immortalists

Winter 2018Olga Rachello on the human stories of people who don’t want to be human

Mind Games

March 16, 2017Charles T. Rubin on the film Ex Machina and breathing life into matter

Why Information Matters

March 16, 2017Luciano Floridi on what philosophy and computer science can contribute to each other

Machine Grading and Moral Learning

Winter 2014

Joshua Schulz on the misguided appeal of automated grading and the rise of factory education

The Golem and the Limits of Artifice

Summer 2013Charles T. Rubin on what the Jewish legend can (and cannot) teach us about bioethics

The Problem with ‘Friendly’ Artificial Intelligence

Summer 2011Adam Keiper and Ari N. Schulman respond to Charles T. Rubin

Machine Morality and Human Responsibility

Summer 2011Charles T. Rubin on the paradoxes of the project to program virtue

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