Conference warned of dangers of facial recognition technology
- Crime & Law
- November 13, 2019, 14:30
Ireland should introduce stricter protections to save people from the “depredations” of facial recognition technology, a conference in Dublin has hear(...)
Sex in the digital age: Are consent apps the answer?
- April 17, 2018, 05:00
Consent has become a hot topic not just in Ireland but internationally. Alarming studies on the scale of sexual assaults on US university campuses has(...)
Philosophers on the ‘intriguing ethics’ of sex robots
- November 21, 2017
The robots are coming, and it’s not just your job they’re after. If the futurologists are right you may soon be waking up after a night’s romancing wi(...)
Unthinkable: Is it unethical to take brain stimulants?
- January 12, 2016, 06:00
Cognitive enhancers have become a new addition to campus life. Anoft-cited American study put the prevalence rate at up to 11 per cent among students(...)