Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 8 March 2019

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  1-8  March 2019.

 

Artificial Intelligence

Does AI Ethics Have A Bad Name?Forbes

AI Researchers Are Pushing Bias Out of AlgorithmsBloomberg

How Artificial Intelligence is Redefining Consumer Health ExperiencesHealth IT Analytics

 

Freedom of Expression

Facebook finds UK-based ‘fake news’ networkBBC News

Russia passes legislation banning state criticism, fake newsAl Jazeera

Google employees suspect it is still working on secret Chinese ‘Dragonfly’ projectThe Independent

 

Non-Discrimination

Saudi app used to track women ’not against’ Google rulesBBC News

UK government refuses to reveal how it will use EU citizens’ data ahead of BrexitBusiness Insider

 

Privacy

Facebook: What’s in Mark Zuckerberg’s privacy plan? BBC News

Facebook’s new move isn’t about privacy. It’s about dominationThe Guardian

US surveillance scheme unlikely to be renewed, says key adviserThe Guardian 

 

 

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