In this episode, we talk about Internet+ethics. Put on your snorkel, because we’re going to be looking below the surface. Episode notes:  We start with our first memories of the Internet. Then we discuss fake news and echo chambers. Can we find good sources and can we trust the press? What is a good incentive […]

Can driverless cars make moral decisions? In this episode we discuss the future of autonomous vehicles. Episode notes:  MIT’s Moral Machine test Who would you save? Fate and interference, guilt Kant’s autonomous morality Utilitarianism Patience with people vs. machines MBTA and Amtrak stories Consumer comfort with driverless cars Blame in autonomous vehicle accidents The future […]