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 18 – 22 January 2019.
Algorithms and AI
A neural network can learn to organize the world it sees into concepts—just like we do – MIT Technology Review
Giving algorithms a sense of uncertainty could make them more ethical – MIT Technology Review
Smart cities could be lousy to live in if you have a disability – MIT Technology Review
How leaders can use ‘agile governance’ to drive tech and win trust – World Economic Forum
Facebook has just launched its fact-checking operation in the UK – MIT Technology Review
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