News — At The Edge — 9/16

  • An outline of our future — tech companies help advance authoritarianism, global military AI arms race, and limited options for humanity — where things do not look good for worthwhile civilizational progress.

Tech companies automate autocratic media in China around the world -

Ever better and cheaper, face-recognition technology is spreading -

For Superpowers, Artificial Intelligence Fuels New Global Arms Race -

To live in harmony with AI we must create a modern Magna Carta -

Return of the city-state -

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Doc Huston

Doc Huston


Consultant & Speaker on future nexus of technology-economics-politics, PhD Nested System Evolution, MA Alternative Futures, Patent Holder —