News that made it into The Future, This Week (listen to our latest TFTW podcast):
Want to change the world with design? Work for huge companies
Even academics can’t keep pace with blockchain change
How machine logic infects our tastes
Other articles we have been pondering:
Lawyers, not ethicists, will solve the robocar trolley problem
Is China outsmarting America in AI
Mining bitcoins is a surprisingly energy-intensive endeavour
Can bitcoin cryptographic technology help the environment?
China is losing interest in the iPhone
Detroit imagines a citizen-led smart city
In China, umbrellas and basketballs join the sharing economy
Experts predict when Artificial Intelligence will exceed human performance
The next big leap in AI could come from warehouse robots
And some stuff we’re really not sure about (covfefe?):
The race to build the world’s first sex robot
Dubai deploys first robotic police officer
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