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 8-15 February 2019.
Algorithms and Artificial Intelligence
How to stop computers being biased – Financial Times
This is why AI has yet to reshape most businesses – MIT technology review
Can a machine outsmart a human? – The Telegraph
Police across the US are training crime-predicting AIs on falsified data – MIT Technology Review
Fake News and Deep Fakes
An AI that writes convincing prose risks mass-producing fake news – MIT Technology Review
Disinformation campaigns are distorting global news – Financial Times
Robots and AI to give doctors more time with patients – The Guardian
Staff surveillance: gold mine and potential minefield – Financial Times
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