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26/02/2018

The City That Remembers Everything

An article in The Atlantic discusses recent developments in the evolution of "smart cities" to encompass... Read More

26/02/2018

When Will Americans Be Angry Enough To Demand Honesty About Algorithms?

A piece in Fast Company reports on the recent recommendations of the AI Now Institute to create Algorithmic... Read More

23/02/2018

Navigating Content Moderation After "Fake News"

New York-based research institute Data & Society has published a paper entitled "Dead Reckoning",... Read More

23/02/2018

The future of jobs: Why India must embrace the new era of artificial intelligence

A blogpost for the Times of India argues that India should harness the possibilities for growth of the... Read More

22/02/2018

Algorithmic Impact Assessments: Toward Accountable Automation in Public Agencies

The New York-based AI Now Institute has produced an "early-stage framework" centred on what it calls... Read More

22/02/2018

AI ripe for exploitation, experts warn

The BBC covers a major new report, "The Malicious Use of Artificial Intelligence", which offers an overview... Read More

21/02/2018

For artificial intelligence to thrive, it must explain itself

An article in the Economist reports on recent debates over how algorithms can be forced to explain how... Read More

20/02/2018

Missing data hinder replication of artificial intelligence studies

A piece in Science discusses the challenges of replicating studies in artificial intelligence due to... Read More

19/02/2018

Artificial Intelligence is going to supercharge surveillance

An article in The Verge suggests that the combination of AI and the existing network of surveillance... Read More

16/02/2018

How AI Is Changing Contracts

An article in Harvard Business Review looks at the revolutionary potential of AI for organisations managing... Read More

16/02/2018

Philosophers are building ethical algorithms to help control self-driving cars

Quartz reports on new research being undertaken at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, to create... Read More

15/02/2018

Artificial intelligence is being used to raise better pigs in China

Quartz reports that Chinese tech giant Alibaba is offering its AI software to improve the efficiency... Read More

15/02/2018

Tech’s Ethical ‘Dark Side’: Harvard, Stanford and Others Want to Address It

The New York Times reports on efforts by leading US universities to launch courses about the ethics of... Read More

14/02/2018

UK government has its own AI for detecting extremist videos

Endgaget reports that the British government has released an AI based Technology which analyses videos... Read More

14/02/2018

As China Marches Forward on A.I., the White House Is Silent

A New York Times story suggests that China's ambitious AI development program is being met with disinterest... Read More

13/02/2018

He Predicted The 2016 Fake News Crisis. Now He's Worried About An Information Apocalypse.

BuzzFeed features an interview with Aviv Ovadya, an engineer it was one of the first to foresee the disruptive... Read More

13/02/2018

What to Do When Algorithms Rule

In Behavioural Scientist, Jason Collins offers a broad and expansive overview of the ongoing intersection... Read More

12/02/2018

Facial Recognition Is Accurate, if You’re a White Guy

The New York Times reports on research conducted by a researcher at MIT's Media Lab into the differential... Read More

12/02/2018

India's IT Ministry forms four committees for AI

The Economic Times of India reports that India's Minister of Electronics and IT has announced the formation... Read More

09/02/2018

Labor 2030: The Collision of Demographics, Automation and Inequality

A new research paper from Bain analyses future trends in demography, automation and inequality, finding... Read More