The abstraction from big data on English words of distributed vector representations computing simple semantic aspects has drawn interest from the computing community...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | June 20, 2017 at 09:56 PM
We call the problem of mediocre sofware "neglect," and we pitch it in ethical terms by noting that it illustrates a failure of the ethics of care.
Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | May 31, 2017 at 07:58 PM
Is a comparison between operating systems, which are analyzed by software engineers for conditional execution paths, and possible worlds, which are analyzed by...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | April 29, 2017 at 08:32 PM
Some of the prevailing theories of ethics surface in modern high tech. We take a quick and rather superficial look at their tracks on the ground, noting especially...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | March 16, 2017 at 10:28 AM
Facebook, for the sake of its own business integrity and for the sake of the public, should give up any attempt to guarantee veracity in items posted by users.
...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | February 26, 2017 at 10:27 PM
Like model theory, fiction deploys a theory and an interpretation. An interpretation that makes the statements of the theory true demonstrates consistency, in...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | December 30, 2016 at 10:17 PM
The Newsletter of the Committee on Computing and Philosophy of the American Philosophical Association offers a wide range of scholarly work in the philosophy of...Robin K. Hill From BLOG@CACM | November 29, 2016 at 12:22 PM