Four short links: 18 June 2019
- Why Are We So Pessimistic? (Brookings) — The belief or perception that things are much worse than they really are is widespread, and I believe it comes with significant detrimental impacts on societies.
- Perspectives and Approaches in AI Ethics: East Asia — Each country’s perspectives on and approaches to AI and robots on the tool-partner spectrum are evaluated by examining its policy, academic thought, local practices, and popular culture. This analysis places South Korea in the tool range, China in the middle of the spectrum, and Japan in the partner range.