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Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: The Sleeping Hand by Marcelo Rinesi

Twenty years after her Alzheimer diagnosis, the person who had been the third-richest on Earth still ran her company with ever-sharper attention to detail, her focus on business absolute, her ruthlessness indistinguishable from her younger days.

Rights > Personhood > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
The ethical nonsense (and plutocratic convenience) of AI rights by Marcelo Rinesi

Neither these robots nor these corporations are people.

Technopolitics > Philosophy > SciencePolicy > Innovation > Staff > Steven Umbrello
IEET Managing Director Steven Umbrello Co-Authors New Paper Industry 5.0 and Human Values Applied Sciences

Although manufacturing companies are currently situated at a transition point in what has been called Industry 4.0, a new revolutionary wave—Industry 5.0—is emerging as an ‘Age of Augmentation’ when the human and machine reconcile and work in perfect symbiosis with one another. Recent years have indeed assisted in drawing attention to the human-centric design of Cyber-Physical Production Systems (CPPS) and to the genesis of the ‘Operator 4.0’, two novel concepts that raise significant ethical questions regarding the impact of tec...

Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: Dream Job by Marcelo Rinesi

“I can’t sleep,” I complained to my therapist. The inhumanly empathetic rendering nodded.

Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: The Recursive Grammar of Progress by Marcelo Rinesi

It wasn’t terrorism to install robots with machine guns in every schoolyard and street corner.

Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: Frankenstein’s Angel by Marcelo Rinesi

“miracle” is an object of wonder, while a “monster” is a strange creature portending evil. Those are not mutually exclusive.

Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: Don’t Share by Marcelo Rinesi

“Virality is bullshit”, he said that last night, waving his gun as if underlining the point.

Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: The Leadership Advantage by Marcelo Rinesi

Why AIs will never fully replace humans.

Technopolitics > Philosophy > Staff > Steven Umbrello
CFP: Special Issue on: Engineering Ethics: Bridging the Theory-Practice Gap International Journal of Technoethics

Details Invited Contributions

Steve Fuller - University of Warwick, UK Dylan Cawthorne – University of Southern Denmark

Submission Due Date

Initial paper submission deadline: December 1, 2020 Initial round of review to be completed by: February 1, 2021 Revised paper submission deadline: March 1, 2021 Second round of review to be completed by: April 1, 2021 Submission of accepted papers for journal copyediting processes: May 1, 2021 Publication of special section papers: July 2021

Vision > Bioculture > Fiction > Staff > Marcelo Rinesi
Marcelo Rinesi
Short story: The Long Room by Marcelo Rinesi

I would have betrayed anybody and anything for a hallucination.