Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 19 January 2018

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 14 – 19 January 2018.

Artificial Intelligence

Ethical AI happens before you write the first line of code – Venture Beat

In new book, Microsoft cautions humanity to develop AI ethics guidelines nowBrinkwire

We Need to Open the AI Black Box Before It’s Too LateFuturism

Big Data

Big Data, Small Target:  The Smart Approach to Artificial Intelligence – Forbes

Migrants:  Figures and Futures.  How data help us manage human mobilityRelief Web

Rights in the Age of Big Data – The Gulf Today

Social Media Platforms

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube praised for “steady progress” quashing illegal hate speech in Europe – TechCrunch

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