Can Alexa tackle the meaning of life? | Life Examined

What are the challenges for the tech industry when it comes to answering deeper questions on faith, humanity, and the meaning of life? Especially when it comes to artificial intelligence? Photo by Shutterstock. Advances in machine learning A.I. have brought vast changes to our society. Smart tech can help scientists and engineers sift through vast… Continue reading Can Alexa tackle the meaning of life? | Life Examined

From Aristotle to Ariana Grande: the expanding meaning of ‘metaverse’ | Books

Ariana Grande’s virtual concerts, held recently within the video game Fortnite, have had excitable tech enthusiasts talking anew about the imminence of the “metaverse”. The ancient Greek meta means “with” or “after”. The title of Aristotle’s Metaphysics, given by an editor after his death, means simply “the books that come after the ones on physics”,… Continue reading From Aristotle to Ariana Grande: the expanding meaning of ‘metaverse’ | Books