January 3, 2017

Japanese White-Collar Workers Are Already Being Replaced by Artificial Intelligence

(Quartz) – One Japanese insurance company, Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance, is reportedly replacing 34 human insurance claim workers with “IBM Watson Explorer,” starting by January 2017. The AI will scan hospital records and other documents to determine insurance payouts, according … Read More

December 19, 2016

A New Edition of Science and Engineering Ethics Is Now Available

Science and Engineering Ethics (vol. 22, no. 6, 2016) is available online by subscription only. Articles include: “Research in Emergency and Critical Care Settings: Debates, Obstacles and Solutions” by Ayman El-Menyar, Mohammad Asim, Rifat Latifi, and Hassan Al-Thani “Basing Science Ethics on Respect for Human … Read More

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