The Human Rights, Big Data and Technology Project has prepared an overview of Human Rights, Tech and AI related news stories. This summary contains news articles from 24 November – 7 December 2020.
The coming war on the hidden algorithms that trap people in poverty – MIT Technology Review
Deep Minds protein-folding AI has solved a 50 year old grand challenge of biology – MIT Technology Review
How AI is helping rural African farmers – BBC news
Police drones are starting to think for themselves – New York Times
Think local about the digital divide – New York Times
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We read the paper that forced Timnet Gebru out of Google. Here’s what it says. – MIT Technology Review
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