What Drives this Podcast
Three claims drive my new podcast, Ethical Machines. 1. New technologies are coming our way every day: AI, blockchain, quantum computers, AR/VR and more. 2....
When Biased AI is Good
Everyone knows biased or discriminatory AI bad and we need to get rid of it, right? Well, not so fast. I talk to David Danks,...
Keeping Blockchain on the Rails
Plain talk, no jargon, explain blockchain to me in language a ten-year-old can understand. I’m joined by Ingrid Vasiliu-Feltes, an expert in risk, compliance, and...
ChatGPT Does Not Understand Anything
It looks like ChatGPT understands what you’re asking. It looks like ChatGPT understands what it’s saying in reply. It does not. Alex and I discuss...
Did You Say "Quantum" Computer?
What in the world are quantum computers, what can they do, and what are the potential ethical implications of this new powerful tech? Brian and...
Transparency is Surveillance
Transparency for the sake of accountability is great, right? Well, not so fast. I talk with C. Thi Nguyen’s thought-provoking argument that the pursuit of...
The Benefits and Cost for Privacy
Join me and my go-to cybersecurity expert guy Matthew Rosenquist as we discuss the challenges and trade-offs in balancing privacy with safety and security. –...
How Do We Audit AI?
Back in the day, Ryan Carrier of ForHumanity told me to stop saying I do AI “audits.” I replied, “Why? What’s the difference between an...
You think targeted marketing can manipulate users and populations? Just wait. Imagine chatbots powered by LLMs at scale. We’ll see chatbots trained to be the...
Hiring AI to Hire People
I doubt there’s a large corporation out there that hasn’t been pitched at least a dozen or so AI tools for HR. From vetting resumes...