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 11 – 18 October 2019.
Algorithms and AI
“Alexa, monitor my baby.” A smart-speaker app can monitor an infant’s breathing. – MIT Technology Review
Can you make AI fairer than a judge? Play our courtroom algorithm game – MIT Technology Review
A robot hand taught itself to solve a Rubik’s Cube after creating its own training regime – MIT Technology Review
Prevent database is secure but not secret – The Guardian
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