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Ethics and Technology Audio

Ethics and Technology Audio

Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affai

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With the proliferation of the Internet, mobile phones, and other innovations, technology is affecting people's lives all over the world like never before. But ethical questions about privacy, military technology, and the role of the government remain.

Latest Episodes

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow - 0

Soon, humankind may be able to replace natural selection with intelligent design and to create the first inorganic lifeforms, says Yuval Noah Harari. If so, this will be the greatest revolution since life began. But what are the dangers, and are they avoidable?

57 min2017 FEB 27
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Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow - 0

Interview with Robert Sparrow on Autonomous Weapon Systems and Respect in Warfare

Professor Sparrow works on ethical issues raised by new technologies. Here he discusses Autonomous Weapon Systems (AWS), often referred to as "killer robots." Unlike drones, which are remotely operated by humans, with AWS the robot itself determines who should live or die. What are the ethical arguments for and against these killing machines?

40 min2016 AUG 17
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Interview with Robert Sparrow on Autonomous Weapon Systems and Respect in Warfare

The Naked Future: What Happens in a World That Anticipates Your Every Move? - 0

Today we create information in everything that we do, and there is no going back. But instead of seeing this as as a threat, we should seize the opportunity to use it to our advantage, says Patrick Tucker. Big data can improve our lives, offering everything from more informed consumer choices to more accurate and detailed medical data.

51 min2014 JUN 9
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The Naked Future: What Happens in a World That Anticipates Your Every Move? - 0

A Conversation with Douglas Rushkoff, Digital Media Expert, Graphic Novelist and Documentarian - 0

With the advent of new means of interaction from the TV remote to Twitter, the media became a two-way conversation, says Douglas Rushkoff. But who controls, shapes, and benefits most from these interactions--we the users, or big business?

59 min2014 MAY 1
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A Conversation with Douglas Rushkoff, Digital Media Expert, Graphic Novelist and Documentarian - 0

The Global War for Internet Governance - 0

Who controls the Internet? Internet governance is so technically and institutionally complex that it takes place mostly out of public view. But Internet control points do exist, and they affect civil liberties, national security, and global innovation policy. Laura DeNardis explains the inner workings of online governance and discusses its future.

63 min2014 MAR 5
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The Global War for Internet Governance - 0

The Ethics of Hacking Back: Cybersecurity and Active Network Defense - 0

The Internet is "a global free fire zone," yet it is illegal for companies to hack back against cyber attacks--although rumor has it that many are doing so. How much of the responsibility to protect their assets should rest with the private sector and how much with the government? This expert panel explores these difficult legal and ethical questions.

80 min2013 SEP 26
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The Ethics of Hacking Back: Cybersecurity and Active Network Defense - 0

To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism - 0

Very soon, "smart" technologies and "big data" will allow us to make sophisticated interventions in everyday life. Technology will create incentives to get more people to do the right thing. But how will this affect society, once political and moral dilemmas are recast as uncontroversial and easily manageable matters of technological efficiency?

59 min2013 APR 17
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To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism - 0

Ethics Matter: A Conversation on Bioethics with NASA's Paul Root Wolpe - 0

In this eye-opening conversation, renowned bioethicist Dr. Wolpe grapples with the ethical issues raised by advances in biotechnology and neuroscience, including "brain fingerprinting" and eventual mind-reading.

65 min2013 MAR 9
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Ethics Matter: A Conversation on Bioethics with NASA's Paul Root Wolpe - 0

DarkMarket: Cyberthieves, Cybercops, and You - 0

If you use a computer or a credit card, watch out! Governments, companies, and individuals are losing billions of dollars a year fighting an ever-morphing, often invisible, and often supersmart new breed of criminal: the hacker.

63 min2012 FEB 24
Comments
DarkMarket: Cyberthieves, Cybercops, and You - 0

Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live - 0

Well-known blogger Jeff Jarvis celebrates what he calls the "emerging age of publicness," arguing that anything we have to fear in this new networked world is overwhelmingly outweighed by all the good that will come from it.

61 min2012 JAN 31
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Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live - 0

Latest Episodes

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow - 0

Soon, humankind may be able to replace natural selection with intelligent design and to create the first inorganic lifeforms, says Yuval Noah Harari. If so, this will be the greatest revolution since life began. But what are the dangers, and are they avoidable?

57 min2017 FEB 27
Comments
Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow - 0

Interview with Robert Sparrow on Autonomous Weapon Systems and Respect in Warfare

Professor Sparrow works on ethical issues raised by new technologies. Here he discusses Autonomous Weapon Systems (AWS), often referred to as "killer robots." Unlike drones, which are remotely operated by humans, with AWS the robot itself determines who should live or die. What are the ethical arguments for and against these killing machines?

40 min2016 AUG 17
Comments
Interview with Robert Sparrow on Autonomous Weapon Systems and Respect in Warfare

The Naked Future: What Happens in a World That Anticipates Your Every Move? - 0

Today we create information in everything that we do, and there is no going back. But instead of seeing this as as a threat, we should seize the opportunity to use it to our advantage, says Patrick Tucker. Big data can improve our lives, offering everything from more informed consumer choices to more accurate and detailed medical data.

51 min2014 JUN 9
Comments
The Naked Future: What Happens in a World That Anticipates Your Every Move? - 0

A Conversation with Douglas Rushkoff, Digital Media Expert, Graphic Novelist and Documentarian - 0

With the advent of new means of interaction from the TV remote to Twitter, the media became a two-way conversation, says Douglas Rushkoff. But who controls, shapes, and benefits most from these interactions--we the users, or big business?

59 min2014 MAY 1
Comments
A Conversation with Douglas Rushkoff, Digital Media Expert, Graphic Novelist and Documentarian - 0

The Global War for Internet Governance - 0

Who controls the Internet? Internet governance is so technically and institutionally complex that it takes place mostly out of public view. But Internet control points do exist, and they affect civil liberties, national security, and global innovation policy. Laura DeNardis explains the inner workings of online governance and discusses its future.

63 min2014 MAR 5
Comments
The Global War for Internet Governance - 0

The Ethics of Hacking Back: Cybersecurity and Active Network Defense - 0

The Internet is "a global free fire zone," yet it is illegal for companies to hack back against cyber attacks--although rumor has it that many are doing so. How much of the responsibility to protect their assets should rest with the private sector and how much with the government? This expert panel explores these difficult legal and ethical questions.

80 min2013 SEP 26
Comments
The Ethics of Hacking Back: Cybersecurity and Active Network Defense - 0

To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism - 0

Very soon, "smart" technologies and "big data" will allow us to make sophisticated interventions in everyday life. Technology will create incentives to get more people to do the right thing. But how will this affect society, once political and moral dilemmas are recast as uncontroversial and easily manageable matters of technological efficiency?

59 min2013 APR 17
Comments
To Save Everything, Click Here: The Folly of Technological Solutionism - 0

Ethics Matter: A Conversation on Bioethics with NASA's Paul Root Wolpe - 0

In this eye-opening conversation, renowned bioethicist Dr. Wolpe grapples with the ethical issues raised by advances in biotechnology and neuroscience, including "brain fingerprinting" and eventual mind-reading.

65 min2013 MAR 9
Comments
Ethics Matter: A Conversation on Bioethics with NASA's Paul Root Wolpe - 0

DarkMarket: Cyberthieves, Cybercops, and You - 0

If you use a computer or a credit card, watch out! Governments, companies, and individuals are losing billions of dollars a year fighting an ever-morphing, often invisible, and often supersmart new breed of criminal: the hacker.

63 min2012 FEB 24
Comments
DarkMarket: Cyberthieves, Cybercops, and You - 0

Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live - 0

Well-known blogger Jeff Jarvis celebrates what he calls the "emerging age of publicness," arguing that anything we have to fear in this new networked world is overwhelmingly outweighed by all the good that will come from it.

61 min2012 JAN 31
Comments
Public Parts: How Sharing in the Digital Age Improves the Way We Work and Live - 0
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