Each week The Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project prepares an overview of related news stories from the week. This summary contains news articles from 1 January – 10 January 2020.
Facial recognition at South Wales derby ‘a step too far’, says police chief – The Guardian
Lack of guidance leaves public services in limbo on AI, says watchdog – The Guardian
Mis/Disinformation and Deepfakes
TikTok’s Deepfakes Just The Latest Security Issue For The Video Sharing App – Forbes
Facebook to ban ‘deepfakes’ – BBC
Bots and trolls spread false arson claims in Australian fires ‘disinformation campaign’ – Guardian
Can Facebook really rely on artificial intelligence to spot abuse? – Financial Times
Scientists have developed AI to detect sexual harassment in emails – Independent
AI comes to the operating room – The New York Times
A chatbot pulled me out of a ‘really dark place’ – BBC
Drones: Could they be used to deliver blood? – BBC
A billion medical images are exposed online, as doctors ignore warnings – TechCrunch
The future Of work now—medical coding with AI – Forbes
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