White House and EU Reach Spying Accord

After months of discussion, the European Union and United States government have agreed on the final changes to a new data protection agreement that will be called the EU-US Privacy Shield. The agreement is designed to replace the Safe Harbour pact, an agreement between the two entities meant to facilitate the globalization of services offered by … Continue reading White House and EU Reach Spying Accord

Prevalent Challenges for Robotic Engineers

“Google admits that one of the hardest problems for their programming is how an automated car should behave at a four-way sign,” states Colin Allen, a professor of cognitive science and the philosophy of science at Indiana University. Allen co-wrote Moral Machines: Teaching Robots Right from Wrong. “In this kind of scenario,” he continues, “it’s a … Continue reading Prevalent Challenges for Robotic Engineers