Prometheus-by-Minute 97

In which I discuss AI, Engineers, and the “Primordial” Xenomorph.

Citations

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Gibbs, S. (2018, August 14). Artificial intelligence tool ‘as good as experts’ at detecting eye problems. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2018/aug/13/new-artificial-intelligence-tool-can-detect-eye-problems-as-well-as-experts

Goodheart, S. (2010, January 27). Meet the creature that eats its own brain! Goodheart’s Extreme Science. https://goodheartextremescience.wordpress.com/2010/01/27/meet-the-creature-that-eats-its-own-brain/

McCurry, J. (2015, February 9). South Korean woman’s hair ‘eaten’ by robot vacuum cleaner as she slept. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/feb/09/south-korean-womans-hair-eaten-by-robot-vacuum-cleaner-as-she-slept

Somerville, H., & Shepardson, D. (2018, June 22). Uber driver was streaming Hulu show just before self-driving car crash: Police report. CNBC. https://www.cnbc.com/2018/06/22/uber-driver-streamed-the-voice-before-self-driving-car-crash.html

Tynan, D., & Yadron, D. (2016, July 1). Tesla driver dies in first fatal crash while using autopilot mode. The Guardian. https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/jun/30/tesla-autopilot-death-self-driving-car-elon-musk

Wakabayashi, D., & Griggs, T. (2018, March 21). How a self-driving Uber killed a pedestrian in Arizona. The New York Times – Breaking News, World News & Multimedia. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2018/03/20/us/self-driving-uber-pedestrian-killed.html

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