“The cognitive basis of computation”, an article I co-authored, was featured in issue 2, volume 3 of YES & NO magazine. It looks gorgeous, if I say so myself, and has a glossary of technical terms added to it. You can download a copy of the article here.
You don’t want a refrigerator that says “No, I won’t open” every now and again. That would be an infringement of your autonomy. But an alcohol activated immobilizer in the car of a person who likes to drive under the influence is a good idea. And a sex robot? Should it be able to say […]
Earlier this year, The Stand, a news platform of the University of Wollongong, published an interview with Sharna Wiblen, a lecturer in Management at UOW, and myself on “AI and the future of work”.
Daniel D. Hutto (below right) is Senior Professor of Philosophical Psychology and Associate Dean of Law, Humanities and the Arts, at the University of Wollongong. and member of the Australian Research Council College of Experts. His recent research focuses primarily on issues in philosophy of mind, psychology and cognitive science. He is best known for promoting enactive and […]
Last April, I co-organised the workshop “The role of the body in virtual reality” at the University of Wollongong, Australia. Two of the talks given were, I think, of particular interest for raising philosophical questions on body and beauty in relation to technology. Stephen Gadsby (Macquarie University) spoke about “Disorders, body representations and virtual reality” […]