Living an Examined Life

Presentation 1 Articles

Web Feb 3 - The Robot Apocalypse

Elon Musk’s nightmare: A Google robot army annihilating mankind

Robots Will Never Rule The World—Just Improve It

Fri Feb 5 - Jobs and the Economy

The End of Work?

Will the Rise of The Robots Implode the World Economy?

Wed Feb 10 - Asimov’s Three Laws

Machine ethics: The robot’s dilemma

Why Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics Can’t Protect Us

Fri Feb 12 - Programming Ethics

Is It Ethically Wrong to Create Ethical Robots?

Will Robots Need Their Own Ethics?

Wed Feb 17 - Programming Killer Robots

The Robot Car of Tomorrow May Just Be Programmed to Hit You

Killer Robots: The Soldiers That Never Sleep

Fri Feb 19 - Banning Killer Robots

Humans, Not Robots, Are the Real Reason Artificial Intelligence Is Scary

The proposed ban on offensive autonomous weapons is unrealistic and dangerous

Wed Feb 24 - The Turing Test

Mind Vs. Machine

What Comes After the Turing Test?

Fri Feb 26 - Consciousness

What It Will Take for Computers to Be Conscious

Conscious computers are a delusion

Wed Mar 2 - Personhood

Robots Are People, Too

You’re worried about Trump? In 100 years, robots might be running for president.