Tag: religion

will A.I.s become gods?

A.I. god

new religions obsessed with artificial intelligence this goes way beyond activists demanding civil rights for robots: religions view A.I.s as deities Brandon Withrow has a piece up at The Daily Beast titled “The New Religions Obsessed with A.I.,” in which he explores how faith is grappling with our new digital age, and emerging technology. The …

Crippled By Cynicism

Our culture’s current, growing cynical attitude toward science, politics, art, and religion threatens to undermine our very civilization. Atul Gawande recently wrote at the New Yorker about a growing mistrust of science. He, and other science writers, have become alarmed at a growing number of people in our culture who flat-out don’t trust authoritative scientific …