10 Jul '17, 10am

Could Google become God?

What links the record $2.74 billion EU fine imposed on Google for abusing its market dominance, the firm’s relationships with DeepMind and Planet Labs, a study on the health of the world’s pollinators and an out-of-the-blue wasp sting? The answer is that all drove me to take a closer look at one of the world’s biggest market gaps. Simply stated, we need a global intelligence system to detect future planet-wide challenges before they become unstoppable. The worrying thing about the EU fine, as technology critic Evgeny Morozov put it , is that it tries to rein in "the Google of 2010, not the Alphabet of 2017." The focus is on Google’s comparison shopping service, not the oceans of data Alphabet is accumulating, feeding artificial intelligences that increasingly underpin our economies and societies. Canadian colleagues often point me to Wayne Gretzky’s observation: "A good ho...

Full article: https://www.greenbiz.com/article/could-google-become-god

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