The same issue that has plagued every topic this term is that the tech just isn’t up to snuff yet. The algorithms that engineers create are great and they offer humanity shortcuts and time saving strategies. The existence of them has probably significantly increased human productivity. …

In the search for the cause of the digital divide its very easy to see the fault in the corporations and wealthy. They were in a definite moral disadvantage in the past in regards to electricity accessibility (Pietrzak, 2020). In the modern age they are in that same moral position…

I can say with confidence that this topic was the most eye-opening for me. I may have understood that our privacy was being invaded, but I really didn’t think it mattered to me. I was convinced by Glenn Greenwald, a reporter, who discussed the problems with thinking like I did…

Before the introduction to the information regarding autonomous cars, I was already relatively interested in ethics and it’s intersection with technology. However, I never really considered this specific topic but rather more “science fiction” related ideas.

We touched on a very important aspect of the sci-fi ideas surrounding artificial intelligence…

My name is Brian Farmer.

I am a psychology major but interestingly enough I was at two separate points in my academic journey considering both a philosophy and a computer science degree. CS Ethics seemed a good fit for my interests and my previously built knowledge base.

Hope you have a good term!

Brian Farmer

WOU Student CS Ethics

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