Electric lightbulbs, art and artificial Intelligence

The relation between art and artificial intelligence is at the centre of the Suchi Reddy’s work. She has built a light structure commissioned by Amazon Web Services (AWS), precisely «a two-story light-filled sculpture titled me + you». What does this sculpture do? It puts together the beauty of an artistic installation and the latest technological discoveries … Leggi tutto Electric lightbulbs, art and artificial Intelligence

John Greco and Reid’s criticism of Hume and Berkeley’s skepticism

For J. Greco, Reid in his critique of the Humean and Berkelyan skepticism about the knowledge of the external world uses as a central point the criticism and rejection of the theory of ideas (here the term "idea" means "subjective modification"), both with regard to species For Greco, Reid's argument would be valid only for … Leggi tutto John Greco and Reid’s criticism of Hume and Berkeley’s skepticism

Ethics and artificial intelligence: the principles of Asilomar and Human-centered AI

The Dartmouth conference (1956) went down in history as the meeting that marked the birth of the field of research on artificial intelligence. It was a meeting made to open a new research space «on the basis of the conjecture that every aspect of learning or any other feature of intelligence can in principle be … Leggi tutto Ethics and artificial intelligence: the principles of Asilomar and Human-centered AI

The problem of the “non-existence” of God: difficult atheism

Philosophy is, in its essence, a search for the ultimate cause of reality. Man, observing the world, senses the need for a “Foundation”; he senses that reality, in constant evolution, needs an explanation. From this simple intuition all the great “systems of thought” are born. This brief introduction allows us to get to the heart … Leggi tutto The problem of the “non-existence” of God: difficult atheism

Ritratti di filosofi: Zenone. Dialettica e metafisica, “Zeno philosophical effect”

Di seguito un “ritratto” di Zenone, a cura di Mario Padovano. L'articolo si sofferma sull'effetto Zenone: individuare la metodologia argomentativa propria della metafisica, senza con ciò togliere nulla alla possibilità anche in filosofia di avere delle dimostrazioni lineari. Effetto Zenone, effetto paradossale!» [Giovanni Covino] *** *** *** In Introduzione alla metafisica (UTET, Torino 1993, pp.111-116), … Leggi tutto Ritratti di filosofi: Zenone. Dialettica e metafisica, “Zeno philosophical effect”