The innocent have plenty to fear from machine-based decision-making, despite what politicians and legislators might claim. Chris Middleton snoops on the rise of the snooper in the final part of the Digital Dystopia series.
The robots aren’t ‘coming’, they’re here. The bad news is they’re us – unless we urgently write new rules that benefit all of human society. Chris Middleton presents the first of a two-part personal report on the ill-considered rise of automation and machine-based decision-making.
eBay and PayPal today split their operations into two individual companies, having traded together since eBay bought PayPal in 2002. In the second article of a two part series, the soon-to-be CEO of eBay, Devin Wenig, faces some challenges.