As AI plays an increasing role in military affairs, human roles, even in nuclear decision-making, are likely to be progressively diminished.
This is a highly probable scenario that the Department of Defense, for one, is having trouble taking on board.
As face-scanning technologies find new applications in store checkout lines, police body cameras and war zones, developers struggle to balance business opportunities with difficult moral decisions.
Facebook is shutting down its problematic "trending" news section after four years, claiming the tool is outdated and wasn't popular.
The economist explains why DiEM25, the movement he founded, is opposed to funding universal basic income through taxation.
Theoretical physicist and all-around genius Stephen Hawking has relied for decades on a kind of artificial intelligence to help him communicate, but that doesn't mean he endorses AI without reservation.