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The Existential Threat of Big Tech [Video]

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The Existential Threat of Big Tech [Video]

AI-based big tech from Amazon, Facebook, Apple, and Google is having a significant impact of society, and particularly the way we think and act.

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While automation has been a huge topic of discussion this year, another key topic for me has been the way technology has changed how we think and behave. Smartphones are increasingly potent at demanding our attention, while social networks have helped spread misinformation that distorts our decision-making.

So, my final lecture of this festive period covers the impact Amazon, Facebook, Apple, and Google are having on society, and particularly the way we think and act. It's delivered by journalist Franklin Foer of the RSA and is based on his recent book A World Without Mind.

You can check out the other two posts in this video series below:

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