Hawking & Wozniak Say No To AI Weapons

Leading figures in the science and tech world have called for a ban on weapons that can “select and engage targets without human intervention.” Stephen Hawking and Steve Wozniak are among those who say such weapons would undermine the wider use of artificial intelligence. The letter was released to mark the International Joint Conferences on […]

Modular “Fairphone” Goes on Sale

A modular phone that can be upgraded and replaced piece-by-piece is now available for pre-order. The Fairphone 2 is designed to have an extended life as part of an overall enivronmentally-friendly philosophy by the makers. The original concept of the phone was designed to be “socially conscious” and deal with the problem that some of […]