PRESS

Select Media and Press Coverage

2021
Google Scholar – Publications and Citations

Q&A with Amazon Alexa chief Rohit Prasad on the future of ambient computing, GeekWire

Carbon and Silicon: The future of humanity in the smart technology era – IITPSA webinar

Utopia or dystopia? Here are two (very different) visions of the world in 2050, Wired

Deep futures and Homo Technologicus – Exponential Minds podcast

2020
EP 79: Co-Evolving With Our Technology” – FuturePod podcast

In the Cities of the Future It Will be Seen as Irresponsible for Humans to Drive Cars, Says Futurist, Sputnik News

“Future Minds, with Richard Yonck” – Seeking Delphi podcast #50

“Emerging Intelligence: An Interview with Richard Yonck”, Town Hall Seattle

The Drones Were Ready for This Moment, New York Times

The next generation of hackers may target your medical implants, Salon

Virtual reality check: Futurists dissect Amazon’s new ‘Upload’, GeekWire

‘After Shock’ Review: The Future of Forecasting, Wall Street Journal

2019
“How technology transforms human intelligence”, TED Talk

“Exploring Blurring the Lines Between Humans, AR and VR”, The Times of Israel

Author Page, Simon and Schuster

“Meet Your Keynote Speaker”, Right! Systems Executive Tech Exchange

Ignite Speaker, SXSW

2018
“Once More With Feeling: Teaching Empathy to Machines”, Wall Street Journal

“AI and Emotions”, Communications of the ACM

“Foresight Certificate Program Grad’s New Book Captures the Heart of Our Future”, The University of Houston

“The Coming Era of Emotional Machines”, Psychology Today

2017
Ethics in Artificial Intelligence Could Be the Next Big Movement, Inc

“Geek of the Week: Futurist author Richard Yonck helps us better prepare for a rapidly changing world”, GeekWire

Ray Kurzweil on How We’ll End Up Merging With Our Technology, New York Times Book Review

“Richard Yonck: Heart of the Machine”, Ada’s Technical Books

“Heart of the Machine: Our Future in a World of Artificial Emotional Intelligence”, Center for Data Innovation

“Richard Yonck: Artificial Emotional Intelligence”, The Stranger

“Welcome to the Emotion Economy”, Fast Company

“Tech Is Becoming Emotionally Intelligent, and It’s Big Business”, Singularity Hub

2016
“HBO’s ‘Westworld’ raises disturbing questions about life, AI and more”, Los Angeles Daily News

“A Robot May Be Training To Do Your Job Don’t Panic”, NY Times

2015
“‘Optocapacitance’ Shines New Light On the Brain”, Scientific American 

“When a Robot Comes to Town”, WTIA Blog

2014
“How I Stopped Worrying About the Future and Learned to Love the Robot Apocalypse”, Ignite Seattle

“How Your Computer Will Read You Like A Book–And Then Sell You Stuff”, Fast Company