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Cerf shares his views on the future of the Internet, the importance of trust and empathy, and the impact of new technologies like IoT and AI on the future of communications.
Colleges and universities should embrace the classic tutorial system and adapt it for the online world.
Jim Carrington of the Danforth Plant Science Center says President Trump's freeze on green cards and visas for new immigrants will do more harm than good for cities trying to grow high-tech industries.
Considering the role of humans in copyright protection of outputs produced by artificial intelligence.
Guaranteeing truth in advertising.
Toward a more equitable distribution of the benefits of technological change.
Attempting to balance the challenging trade-offs between individual rights and our obligations to one another.
Suggesting a Voice Name System (VNS) to talk to any object in the world.
Ethics can and should be presented to computer science students in appropriate ways.
The foundation of any collective action, of any community, is language. It influences how we feel, react, and understand.
On the added value of teaching an online soft skills course to undergrad computer science students.
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