Seven questions about technology you aren’t allowed to ask


An interesting article about morally, legally or ethically fraught technology topics.


From MIT Technology Review:

MIT Media Lab biologist Kevin Esvelt, speaking at the “Forbidden Research” conference, calls for full disclosure by scientists seeking to develop advanced genetic technology.


Sex robots, climate hacking, and the true cost of medicine made our list of taboo technology topics …

Each question is morally or legally fraught and sets up a clash of ethics between individual technologists in search of solutions and institutions that see possible harm.


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