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Recent Developments

Facial Recognition – Media attention to facial recognition has tended to focus on the misuses and negatives, especially the implied threat to civil liberty. But the technology has many pros. (Note: the tension between the …Continue

The Logic – Overview

1.           Artificial intelligence is advancing at an accelerating rate, powered by its own explosive growth capabilities and the it’s-going-to-hit-a-wall defying “Moore’s Law.” Ray Kurzweil is most probably right, and deserves credit for his foresight. …Continue

The Novel Blog

Good News / Bad News “The Golden State Killer case was cracked with a genealogy website. What does that mean for genetic privacy?” Crimes are solved and hopefully deterred.  Is a crime-free society in our …Continue