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«Why technology needs ethics». In conversation with Luciano Floridi

«The more full of tech the world is, the more it craves for ethics. Because what matters is not figuring out whether or not we must be afraid of robots, but how to manage digital society in a coordinated manner». A conversation with philosopher Luciano Floridi, director of the Digital Ethics Lab at the University of Oxford. Who in ’95 already warned: «The Internet promotes the growth of knowledge while creating forms of unprecedented ignorance».

Evgeny Morozov: «Big Data should be common good. And here is why»

«We think Big Techs want our clicks because they want to flock us with ads. But what they are after is the huge amount of data that is necessary to build AI services». Self-driving cars, systems to manage energy consumption, testing devices to defeat illnesses… According to activist Evgeny Morozov data is like oil: they provide private companies with immense power over States. Reason for which, they should be a “common good”.

Il libro dei Bambini Soli by Enrico Sibilla

WE ARE SORRY, THIS ARTICLE STILL NEEDS TO BE TRANSLATED AND IS FOR NOW ONLY AVAILABLE IN ITALIAN. OUR APOLOGIES Il Libro dei Bambini Soli, opera prima di Enrico Sibilla, è un libro allo stesso tempo affascinante e inquietante, che regala uno sguardo pieno di rispetto, curiosità e apertura verso il diverso e usa la bellezza della scrittura per dare al quotidiano una dignità quasi epica.