We use cookies for site personalization and analytics. You can opt out of third party cookies. More info in our privacy policy.   Got it

Browse Science

Killer robots

This article is almost three years old.

Noel Sharkey’s stark warning against the latest arms race.

Automation and basic income.

This article is almost three years old.

If automation decimates jobs, we need better solutions than these, argues Nick Dowson.

Industrial robots China

This article is almost three years old.

Industrial robots are being put to work on a huge scale. Jenny Chan looks at the case of Foxconn.

agriculture robots

This article is almost three years old.

Precision agriculture is where it’s at – according to the corporate giants. Jim Thomas inspects their plans...

Audrey Watters AI

This article is almost three years old.

Think of computer code as new rules governing society – who gets to enforce it? asks Audrey Watters.

Edtech: will Google take over the classroom?

This article is more than three years old.

Tamasin Cave reports on the edtech players pushing for radical changes in schools.

This article is almost four years old.

What rights do citizens have, not just to public and private spaces, but to their digital equivalents? Mark Graham...

This article is almost four years old.

An alternative global strategy for the protection and promotion of workers’ human rights in ICT supply chains is emerging,...

This article is more than four years old.

Does it matter that these titans are so successful? Vanessa Baird examines what their domination means for...

This article is more than four years old.

Research psychologist Robert Epstein on how the new technologies invisibly shape public opinion – and what we...

This article is more than four years old.

Few can resist the tech titans. Prabir Purkayastha tells the story of Indians who went into battle against...

This article is more than four years old.

You can take action at a practical and technological level – and a political one.

This article is more than four years old.

The world's poor are still losing out. They need a better deal, argues Dinyar Godrej.

This article is more than four years old.

Technology can be a big enabler – yet the difference in terms of what’s available to rich and poor is vast.

This article is more than four years old.

Peasant farmers resisting the violence of agribusiness. By Nils McCune.

This article is more than four years old.

Technology, whether low or high, needs to be appropriate and within reach to make a difference.

Pages

Subscribe   Ethical Shop