Society’s AI Dilemmas: Decisions Are No Joke

Key Points:

  • The use of artificial intelligence (AI) raises ethical and philosophical questions.
  • AI encompasses various technologies and is not limited to humanoid robots.
  • AI has the potential to improve society but also brings risks such as bias, misinformation, and privacy concerns.
  • Regulations and oversight are needed to address these risks and ensure accountability.
  • AI is already impacting education and requires individuals to be literate in AI.

On a Tuesday night last February, New York Times technology writer Kevin Roose sat down to experiment with an early version of the artificial intelligence