Ahead of the Curve: Who Should Censor?

The ideal of “free speech” notwithstanding, some speech should be censored. Rules should attempt to prevent it from occurring, and/or punishment should be meted out if it occurs. Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes’s hypothetical of shouting... Read More

Ahead of the Curve: Who Owns AI?

The business consulting firm McKinsey & Company just released a sobering new report entitled  “Modeling the Impact of AI on the World Economy,” projecting the economic dislocations over the next few years that are likely... Read More

Ahead of the Curve: Food Fight

If you’re not interested in eating, you can skip this article and move on to the next. The technology underlying what we eat has changed enormously over the past century, from frozen food to fast... Read More

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