Q&A: If technology improves exponentially, can society keep up?
Boston Globe - 07/15/2021
Evan Selinger is a professor of philosophy at the Rochester Institute of Technology and an affiliate scholar at Northeastern University’s Center for Law, Innovation, and Creativity. Follow him on Twitter @evanselinger.
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