This week: talking to books, bots and pods; echo chambers; and fish tanks and Musk’s couch in other news.
Fatal Uber crash highlights both AI and non-technical questions about autonomous vehicles.
This week: big ships, rockets vs. cars, fake videos, Zuck’s cushion, and climate change in other news.
Welcome to the future where this week we learned that milk does not need to come from cows.
This week: unpacking inequality, why shooting for the moon is hard, and cars demanding attention in other news.
This week: a bumpy road ahead, missing out on AI glory, and long haul just got longer in other news.
Facebook and its business model are the real issue in this saga.
This week: Cambridge Analytica is not the real story, backchannel gig chats, and a fading giant.
The Cambridge Analytica scandal is not a breach of Facebook but the very business model on which it’s built, and our democracy and privacy suffer.
This week: fixing the web, the farmer wants a bot, and big gigs and solar in the rain in other news.