Mensch und Maschine: Wie Künstliche Intelligenz und Roboter unser Leben verändern

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Computer programs can recognize human faces more reliably than humans. They beat us in the board game Go which requires strategic thinking and intuition and they bluff better than the best poker players in the world. Machines make complex decisions and often do so more precisely and faster than us. Thomas Ramge explains in a knowledgeable and understandable way how …

Mensch und Maschine: Wie Künstliche Intelligenz und Roboter unser Leben verändern

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Computer programs can recognize human faces more reliably than humans. They beat us in the board game Go which requires strategic thinking and intuition and they bluff better than the best poker players in the world. Machines make complex decisions and often do so more precisely and faster than us. Thomas Ramge explains in a knowledgeable and understandable way how …

Von einem, der auszog, das Fürchten zu lernen: Begegnungen mit besorgten Bürgern

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“Why are so many people afraid of foreign domination? Why don’t I feel that way?” That’s the question Till Reiners poses to himself as well as others. The people nobody wants to talk to anymore. On walks with Pegida (Patriotische Europäer gegen die Islamisierung des Abendlandes [Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the Occident or the German Anti-Islamic Movement]), in …

Von einem, der auszog, das Fürchten zu lernen: Begegnungen mit besorgten Bürgern

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“Why are so many people afraid of foreign domination? Why don’t I feel that way?” That’s the question Till Reiners poses to himself as well as others. The people nobody wants to talk to anymore. On walks with Pegida (Patriotische Europäer gegen die Islamisierung des Abendlandes [Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamization of the Occident or the German Anti-Islamic Movement]), in …

Theo und das Geheimnis des schwarzen Raben

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One night when a ship lands in the plane tree in front of Theo’s window and an honest-to-goodness pirate furtively enters his room, Theo at first believes it to be a bad dream. But then the crazy crew of the big three-masted ship takes him on an adventurous journey across the seven seas. Along the way, Theo has to rise …

Das Internet muss weg: Eine Abrechnung

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Ironically, Schlecky Silberstein, cult actor in the internet community, propagates this motto: “The internet has to go.” The blogger and online comedian knows the net like the back of his hand. That’s exactly why he warns people against it. Thanks to fake news, filter bubbles and social bots, corporations, policymakers and criminals are increasingly gaining control over much of humanity. …

Theo und das Geheimnis des schwarzen Raben

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One night when a ship lands in the plane tree in front of Theo’s window and an honest-to-goodness pirate furtively enters his room, Theo at first believes it to be a bad dream. But then the crazy crew of the big three-masted ship takes him on an adventurous journey across the seven seas. Along the way, Theo has to rise …

Das Internet muss weg: Eine Abrechnung

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Ironically, Schlecky Silberstein, cult actor in the internet community, propagates this motto: “The internet has to go.” The blogger and online comedian knows the net like the back of his hand. That’s exactly why he warns people against it. Thanks to fake news, filter bubbles and social bots, corporations, policymakers and criminals are increasingly gaining control over much of humanity. …

Die Schatten eines Jahres

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When dedicated peace activist Mathilde is ousted for a sitting blockade for an imposition at the age of seventy-eight, the press moves in. Mathilde speaks of her beginnings as a pacifist. Suddenly a time springs to mind that she’s never talked about before: her year in Barcelona at the beginning of World War II when she was young and fell …

"Mit deinem Bruder hatten wir ja Glück": Telefonate mit meinen Eltern

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Like all real Berliners, Sebastian Lehmann is originally from southern Germany. To keep in touch with his parents in the province of Baden, he often calls them on the phone. They talk about his unprofitable art as a so-called writer, frozen pizza for dinner, when (hopefully soon) and who (honestly it doesn’t matter) he will finally marry and why there …