How Humans Judge Machines compares people’s reactions to human and machine actions across dozens of experiments, revealing when and why humans are biased in favor or against machines. The Digital Version is Free and available as of today. Obviously, should not judge book by cover but it looks to be an interesting book.
Tag: the future
Blockchain, Smart Contracts and the Legacy Migration Challenges
The migration from analog to digital to computational contracts is the future arc for the entire field …. (most contracts are barely even digital today) … click here to link to post
The Auto Industry Won’t Create The Future (via Backchannel)
The Trust Machine: The Technology Behind Bitcoin Could Transform How the Economy Works (via The Economist)
We offer some initial conversation of the application of Blockchain to legal services in our deck called Fin(Legal)Tech. Obvious starting points for the blockchain in law include – real estate transactions, smart contracting, asset verification and the enforcement of judgements, financial services regulatory work (such as we have discussed in our paper on resolution planning), etc. These ideas (together with other related and important technological developments) extend to large segments of transactional / regulatory legal space. The goal is to reduce needless friction – which is endemic to most processes ( and legal centered processes are particularly bad).