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Humans vs. Robots
By Jaime Bancroft Gennaro

If Google search trends are any indication, we're all worried about it. What happens when we develop AI that is smarter than us? "AI takeover" is a page on Wikipedia. Robophobia was a term coined in an audio version of Doctor Who from 2011.   Read More

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There's No Such Thing as Failure
By Jaime Bancroft Gennaro

People fear failure. That fear both drives people and keeps them from accomplishing things. Imagine then you stop believing in failure. Once you take the word out of your vocabulary, then you change your stance from 'surviving failure' to 'working through obstacles'.   Read More

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The Power of Assertion
By Jaime Bancroft Gennaro

The New York Times published an incredibly enlightening article last week entitled, What It's Really Like to Work in Hollywood (*If you're not a straight white man). The article focuses on the experiences of minorities in the industry.   Read More

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The Human or the Machine
By Jaime Bancroft Gennaro

"Don't give yourselves to these unnatural men - machine men with machine minds and machine hearts! You are not machines! You are not cattle! You are men!" - Charlie Chaplin, The Great Dictator, 1940   Read More

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What if Women Were Paid More than Men?
By Jaime Bancroft Gennaro

How would society be different if women had never been homemakers? If the first president of the United States had been a woman? If men made less money than women regardless of their education and experience level, society would be very different.   Read More

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Why Screentime Is Good
By Jaime Bancroft Gennaro

It's impossible to make the argument as a 'technologist' for less screen-time; screens are what move our current innovations forward.   Read More