'The Fuzzy and the Techie' Argues That a Philosophy Degree Might Prove Useful, After All

'The Fuzzy and the Techie' Argues That a Philosophy Degree Might Prove Useful, After All

By Jeff Strowe

Business powerhouse Scott Hartley examines those workers that bring context to elaborate codes and data, and humanistic ethics to the cold calculus of algorithms. 24 Apr 2017 // 11:00 AM

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The Moving Pixels Podcast Becomes the 'Beholder'

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to think that we would never be complicit with the dictates of an authoritarian regime, but Beholder reveals how complicated such choices can become.

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