Attribution 4.0 International
by Joi Ito
July 30, 2018
"We must provide a mechanism for civil society to be informed and engaged in the way in which algorithms are used."
Joi Ito's latest WIRED Ideas story tackles academic profit margins, impact factors, and the Open Access movement.
The 2017 and 2018 fires in California were the air quality equivalent of the Daiichi nuclear disaster.
AI tools can absolutely make systems more equitable and fair, but they won’t succeed without our help.
We’re in a modern Cambrian era, sorting through an explosion of technologies enabled by the Internet.
We learn best when we are pursuing our passion and working with others in a project-based environment with a playful approach.
Not only do we Japanese have no fear of our new robot overlords, we’re kind of looking forward to them.
We now have more challenging choices to make than simply whether to be vegan, pescatarian or carnivore, thanks to technology.
The latest enthusiasm for eternal life largely stems from the belief that technology will enhance humans and make them immortal.
Academics, economists, and AI researchers often undervalue the role of intuition in science. Here's why they're wrong.
Liberals and conservatives alike love—and fear—the idea of giving free money to everyone. But we have to try it anyway.
Many cryptocurrency speculators are banking on the theory that someone dumber than them will buy their tokens for more than they paid.
Machine learning and data science can help us better understand and address the underlying causes of poverty and crime.
Experts in information science and scholarly communication convene at MIT to set research agenda.