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The Relational Ontology of Virtual Community

A recent article from Digital Wisdom, a blog by two members of AI and Faith Previously, I introduced the phenomenon of The Robloxian Christians (TRC), a church that exists in the virtual world of Roblox. We considered the impactful mission and dramatic growth of TRC;...

Forms of Creation

A recent article from Digital Wisdom, a blog by two members of AI and Faith Some medieval wisdom for the machine age. Read more: https://ift.tt/2RzR9ol

Advent for AI

A recent article from Digital Wisdom, a blog by two members of AI and Faith Advent reflections on broadening our imaginative engagement with AI. Read more: https://ift.tt/2PwQd25

The Meaning of the City

A recent article from Digital Wisdom, a blog by two members of AI and Faith The city is an autonomous and intelligent multi-agent system participating in new creation. Read more: http://bit.ly/2Fg1UIX

Secret Weapon in Facebook’s War on Fake News

Secret Weapon in Facebook’s War on Fake News

Facebook recently invited journalists into their “War Room”. As perhaps the world's largest purveyor of fake news, the company has come under heavy criticism, and their stock has taken a beating since peaking in mid-summer. No doubt they hoped to confront...

Robot Dog: Servant, Pet, or Friend?

Robot Dog: Servant, Pet, or Friend?

Robot Dog: Servant, Pet, or Friend? Can a robot dog be “man’s best friend”? Answer that question and you have come close to solving the riddle of what it means to be to be a friend. Robot dogs have something to teach us about what it means to be human....

Fake News

Fake News

Drowning in Fake News and Bias In (even reasonably) normal times, Alex Jones would be the poster boy, par excellence, for fake news. On his Infowars website, and in a blizzard of social media, Mr. Jones has zealously promoted an alternative theory regarding what took...

Technological and Theological Narratives

Technological and Theological Narratives

A recent article from Digital Wisdom, a blog by two members of AI and Faith The future we are creating through our current information revolution will be shaped by the narratives that have shaped us and by the narratives we shape. Read more: https://ift.tt/2OEPYCk In...

The Soul of a New Machine?

The Soul of a New Machine?

Tracy Kidder’s Pulitzer-Prize-winning book, The Soul of a New Machine, came to mind recently as I read an article by Olivia Goldhill provocatively titled “Can Machines be Spiritual?” Inferentially in Kidder’s book, and explicitly in Goldhill’s piece, the issue...

Deadly Thoughts and Dark Mirrors

Deadly Thoughts and Dark Mirrors

A recent article from Digital Wisdom, a blog by two members of AI and Faith Black Mirror explores the unanticipated consequences of new technologies, but can it help us become wiser people? Read more:...

Technological Transformation

Technological Transformation

A recent article from Digital Wisdom, a blog by two members of AI and Faith Competing narratives of human and technological evolution. Read more: https://ift.tt/2LrGzw9 In lieu of comments, we invite you to submit your comments and questions to our...

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