While all systems reflect the intentions and biases of their human creators, artificial intelligence takes things in a new direction, connecting inferences in unexpected, and often, unexplainable ways.
Boeing will fix the automation issues with the 737 MAX soon enough, but there will always be times when human pilots will be called on when computers and automation systems have failed them. Regarding
Autonomy, a new documentary on self-driving cars directed by Alex Horwitz and produced by Car and Driver magazine, gets its most grievous sin out of the way in the first 15 minutes. Executive producer
“It’s technology. It’s really simple,” he said, shrugging matter-of-factly as a 68-year-old professor, wide-eyed and smiling, stopped to marvel a few feet away. "Thank you! Have a nice day!” the robot