Jaan Tallinn

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Name: Jaan Tallinn
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

'E-stonia' Attempts to Become the Uber of Economies by Introducing Virtual Residency

A view from Toompea hill, illustrating Tallinn's mix of ancient and contemporary architecture. Poco a pocoImagine if you could simply live somewhere else, digitally. Imagine if it didn’t involve Second Life-style role play. It’s about to happen. Later ... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 26 2014 - 1 reports

Anticipating the rise of the machines

In the era of techno-science it seems only a matter of time before intelligence breaks free of its biological bonds, but not everyone is alarmed. Joe Gelonesi talks to two leading philosophers with profoundly different visions of technology and the ... [Published ABC Online - Oct 26 2014]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

As I See It: When Machines Excel

Ebola transmission, medical authorities assure us, occurs only through direct contact with the bodily fluids of an infected person or animal. And even then, the virus can only enter the body through a crack in the skin or by coming in contact with mucus ... [Published IT Jungle - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 12 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 1 reports

Losing Skype, Android One & more…

12:00 am Losing Skype? What next?A few days back, someone emailed to ask if Skype was planning to stop operations in India. News emerging at the time of writing noted that this was indeed true, and Skype is to bar calls on mobiles and landlines within ... [Published The Freepress Journal - Oct 12 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Apocalypse soon: the scientists preparing for the end times

Illustration: Darrel Rees/HeartThe men were too absorbed in their work to notice my arrival at first. Three walls of the conference room held whiteboards densely filled with algebra and scribbled diagrams. One man jumped up to sketch another graph, and ... [Published New Statesman - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

So Are Robots Set To Destroy Us All?

Professor Rolf Pfeifer, a gaunt, diffident 66-year-old Swiss engineer, has just become a father. He winces slightly as well-wishers pound him with procreational back slaps. He must unveil his child to the world’s media alone; the newborn has no mother. ... [Published Esquire UK - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 1 reports

[tt] CHE 61n04: Angela Chen: Is Artificial Intelligence a Threat?

CHE 61n04: Angela Chen: Is Artificial Intelligence a Threat? http://chronicle.com/article/Is-Artificial-Intelligence-a/148763/ September 11, 2014Angela Chen is a journalist in New York.When the world ends, it may not be by fire or ice or an evil robo ... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

1,500 World Leaders, Pioneers and Experts Volunteer to Tackle Global Challenges…

Valerie Amos, Jos é  Manuel Barroso, Carl Bildt, Gordon Brown, Jan Egeland, Al Gore, Aleqa Hammond, Hina Rabbani Khar, Toomas Ilves, Pascal Lamy, Scott Minerd, Kumi Naidoo, Joseph Nye, Surin Pitsuwan, Salil Shetty, Anne-Marie Slaughter, Jonas Gahr Store ... [Published The Bip - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

[tt] (GCR Institute) Summer Newsletter: New Publications (fwd)

----- Forwarded message from GCR Institute < seth@gcrinstitute.org > ----- Date: Sat, 9 Aug 2014 17:03:41 +0000From: GCR Institute < seth@gcrinstitute.org >To: rtomek@ceti.pl Subject: Summer Newsletter: New Publications Dear friends, There ... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 16 2014]
First reported May 09 2014 - Updated May 09 2014 - 1 reports

What Would the End of Humanity Mean for Me ?

Sometimes Stephen Hawking writes an article that both mentions Johnny Depp and strongly warns that computers are an imminent threat to humanity, and not many people really care. That is the day there is too much on the Internet. (Did the computers not ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - May 09 2014]

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'E-stonia' Attempts to Become the Uber of Econo... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Oct 30 2014]
Anticipating the rise of the machines [Published ABC Online - Oct 26 2014]
As I See It: When Machines Excel [Published IT Jungle - Oct 19 2014]
Losing Skype, Android One & more… [Published The Freepress Journal - Oct 12 2014]
Apocalypse soon: the scientists preparing for t... [Published New Statesman - Sep 25 2014]
So Are Robots Set To Destroy Us All? [Published Esquire UK - Sep 24 2014]
[tt] CHE 61n04: Angela Chen: Is Artificial Inte... [Published TranshumanTech - Sep 23 2014]
1,500 World Leaders, Pioneers and Experts Volun... [Published The Bip - Sep 22 2014]
[tt] (GCR Institute) Summer Newsletter: New Pub... [Published TranshumanTech - Aug 16 2014]
What Would the End of Humanity Mean for Me ? [Published Atlantic Monthly - May 09 2014]
Artificial intelligence: the companies behind B... [Published Telegraph - Feb 02 2014]
Google acquires AI start-up DeepMind for US$500m [Published Silicon Republic - Jan 27 2014]
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CHE 61n04: Angela Chen: Is Artificial Intelligence a Threat? http://chronicle.com/article/Is-Artificial-Intelligence-a/148763/ September 11, 2014Angela Chen is a journalist in New York.When the world ends, it may not be by fire or ice or an evil robo ...
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