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Outsmarted

The phone in our pockets sees and hears all.

The Catholic Church Used to be Like Silicon Valley. Can it be Again?

That the Catholic Church should put Silicon Valley—or any other institution or culture—to shame when it comes to world-changing innovation is not some tantalizing yet naïve prospect. It should be the baseline expectation for any educated Catholic.

Elon Musk’s Artificial Intelligence

Elon Musk’s Twitter-friendly joke suggests that our AI gurus actually know a lot less about what they’re doing than they think they do. Which, depending on your perspective, is either reassuring or terrifying.