20+ min read · 642 saves · 2020-07-29 · Ross Andersen · Xi Jinping is using artificial intelligence to enhance his government’s totalitarian control—and he’s exporting this technology to regimes around the globe.
3 min read · 114 saves · 2020-12-21 · One of the most important aspects of cryptocurrencies from a civil liberties perspective is that they can provide privacy protections for their users. But EFF is concerned that the U.S. government has…
9 min read · 161 saves · 2020-03-16 · New high-resolution satellites, AIs, and data tools are going to let us study Earth, and ourselves, in greater detail than ever before. That's going to come with "unthinkable" problems.
5 min read · 164 saves · 2020-04-15 · The role of the digital revolutionaries is to disrupt everything but the central institution of modern life: the market, argues Guardian US columnist Evgeny Morozov