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Technology

Andrew Ferguson: The Rise of Big Data Policing

Andrew Ferguson: The Rise of Big Data Policing

“You have to take into account the history of race and surveillance when you're talking about any new predictive policing technology...Every time we have seen an innovation of surveillance, we've turned it on communities of color and poor people first.”

Ryan Jenkins & Keith Abney: Robot Ethics 2.0

Ryan Jenkins & Keith Abney: Robot Ethics 2.0

“Autonomous vehicles are programmed whenever a human is on the road to stop or swerve...Already we have reports of where the Google car (the Waymo car, I guess I should say now), people have already figured this out and are beginning to play chicken with it...All of these unintended consequences have to be taken into account.”

Gary Hall: Pirate Philosophy

Gary Hall: Pirate Philosophy

“I'm not really saying anything that they're not already saying in the particular chapters I'm talking about. What I'm trying to do is just push their ideas, if you like, to their logical conclusions, where they're almost creating problems for themselves and their own way of acting and being as theorists or philosophers.”

Ulises Ali Mejias: Off The Network

Ulises Ali Mejias: Off The Network

“That experience of being in this country as an immigrant, both inside and outside, having to adopt certain ways of thinking and having to erase other ways of thinking, other parts of me that cannot be rendered in this new context, I think that's where this idea [of nodocentrism] came from.”