Culture, Philosophy, and Humanity Articles

Podcast: Gerd Leonhard on Digital Ethics and Technology (via SIBOS)

Podcast-Interview of an excerpt from the complete SIBOS TV broadcast (see This interview covers a wide range of topics related to Gerd Leonhard’s Latest book ‘Technology vs Humanity‘, including privacy, artificial intelligence, the end of dying, digital ethics, the future of money, the United States

Vivek Wadhwa: I already live in the future — and so should you

“I live in the future,” wrote Vivek Wadhwa on his blog beginning of August. “I drive a Tesla electric vehicle, which controls the steering wheel on highways. My house in Menlo Park, Calif., is a “passive” home that expends minimal energy on heating or cooling. With the solar

How Truth was disrupted by Technology (via The Guardian)

“Social media has swallowed the news – threatening the funding of public-interest reporting and ushering in an era when everyone has their own facts. But the consequences go far beyond journalism,” Katharine Viner sub-titles her ‘long read’ on The Guardian last week. Further… “Increasingly, what