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September 30th, 2005

Fear of Technology

Abstract:
Mike Treder: Relinquishment of dangerous technologies -- specifically, genetic engineering, nanotechnology, and robotics -- was famously proposed a few years ago by software guru Bill Joy. This summer, during the Always On Summit at Stanford University, a panel including Joy, George Gilder, and CRN Task Force member Jaron Lanier debated the question: Is technology making us safer?

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