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Exchange Exemplar: Keeping Technology From Passing Us

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The future may or may not look like the "Terminator" movies, but our machines are certainly making inroads. 

We've had drones stop responding to commands, and had stock-trading computers trigger sudden drops in the markets. 

And even non-electronic technologies can act up, as ethicist Wendell Wallach points out in his book A Dangerous Master: How to Keep Technology from Slipping Beyond Our Control.Wendell joined us in 2015, and we return to the interview here. 

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Geoffrey Riley is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and has hosted the Jefferson Exchange on JPR since 2009. He's been a broadcaster in the Rogue Valley for more than 35 years, working in both television and radio.