Digital monopolists not only own “factories” where we produce data for them. They also possess a common virtual space which everybody needs to go through. Something has to be done about it, says economist Jan Zygmuntowski in conversation with Maciej Chojnowski.
We want to draw attention to how inhumane the world of algorithms is, to talk about malpractices of digital corporations and to expose the truth about the technology everybody admires, says Wiesław Bartkowski, head of Creative Coding at SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, in conversation with Monika Redzisz.
As soon as I achieve my goal, I will connect my brain to external interfaces. I am most interested in what would happen if I connected to another person and to their brain, says Andrzej Banburski, PhD, from MIT in conversation with Monika Redzisz.
New technologies are going to further polarize the labor market. We are going to have extremely well-paid, highly skilled people and “replaceable employees” working for peanuts. Professor Katarzyna Śledziewska and professor Renata Włoch in conversation with Maciej Chojnowski.
In a world of superhumans with computer implants and all knowledge at their fingertips, what it means to be human will change. The nature of human rights will have to evolve too – claims Roch Głowacki, a lawyer who advises on AI and new technologies, in an interview with Anna Zagórna.
When I began my doctoral studies, I had a dilemma. I thought: I am going to develop robots which may then take up arms and hurt people – says Krzysztof Walas*, PhD, Poznan University of Technology, in the interview conducted by Anna Zagórna
From ancient tales to science fiction, the idea of machines coming alive has always fascinated people, inspiring scientists and philosophers. So let’s confront it with the kind of reality predicted by science ficton. Michał Rolecki talks to dr. David Hanson – the creator of the famous Sophia.
Many people say we don’t understand consciousness. Let them speak for themselves. I believe we’re getting to know it better and better. We’re able to use our knowledge about the brain to build better artificial intelligence step-by-step. Maciej Chojnowski talks to Professor Włodzisław Duch.
Imagine today a new Marx or a new Aristotle or a new Kant being born. What would they be thinking about? I think they would be engaging in all the digital transformations, innovation and technologies. Prof. Luciano Floridi in conversation with Maciej Chojnowski.