When we discuss artificial intelligence, the digital technology that makes it happen, and singularity – the idea that both of them will exponentially take over the progression of society – we refer to them in singular. This is not a coincidence. Both, science and fiction have portrayed AI as a particular form of reason, digital… Read more »
Mareile Kaufmann is a senior researcher at PRIO and a post doc at the Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, UiO, where she researches how digital technologies influence our understanding of crime and security. She has recently co-authored the article “Politics and the digital – from singularity to specificity” which appeared in the European Journal of Social Theory.
For my research on post-22/7 resilience and social media, I am drawing on data sources from the internet. Even though this data is publicly available, there are several ethical issues to be considered.