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An Overview of National AI Strategies – Politics + AI – Medium

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The race to become the global leader in artificial intelligence (AI) has officially begun. In the past fifteen months, 12 countries have released strategies to promote the use and development of AI.
DeepMind's Mustafa Suleyman: In 2018, AI will gain a moral compass

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The ethics of artificial intelligence must be central to its development
If AI is going to help us in a crisis, we need a new kind of ethics

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Jess Whittlestone at the Leverhulme Centre for the Future of Intelligence at the University of Cambridge and her colleagues published a comment piece in Nature Machine Intelligence this week arguing that if artificial intelligence is going to help in a crisis, we need a new, faster way of doing AI ethics, which they call ethics…
Will Artificial Intelligence Enhance or Hack Humanity?

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Historian Yuval Noah Harari and computer scientist Fei-Fei Li discuss the promise and perils of the transformative technology with WIRED editor in chief Nicholas Thompson.
Three People-Centered Design Principles for Deep Learning

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To avoid bias, people-centered design principles must be the foundation of deep-learning algorithms.
This Is How A.I. Bias Really Happens — and Why It’s so Hard to Fix

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This Is How A.I. Bias Really Happens — and Why It’s so Hard to Fix. Bias can creep in at many stages of the deep-learning process, and the standard practices in computer science aren’t designed to detect it.
Can AI Be a Fair Judge in Court? Estonia Thinks So

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Estonia plans to use an artificial intelligence program to decide some small-claims cases, part of a push to make government services smarter.
New AI fake text generator may be too dangerous to release, say creators

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The Elon Musk-backed nonprofit company OpenAI declines to release research publicly for fear of misuse
Artificial Intelligence Can Now Copy Your Voice: What Does That Mean For Humans?

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Artificial intelligence is a powerful tool. It has become so sophisticated that it can create artificial voices that sound like real voices. It is being used in many ways today to create audio for products, digital assistants and more.
SAP BrandVoice: Ethics In AI: Why Values For Data Matter

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Addressing ethics in AI today is a requirement for a fair and equitable future tomorrow. As data continues to drive decisions, businesses must ask themselves critical questions about where their data comes from, and the values within it.
Is Ethical A.I. Even Possible? - The New York Times

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Idealism can eventually bow to financial pressure and artificial intelligence companies, big and small, can change course.
Why Tech Billionaires Are Spending To Restrain Artificial Intelligence

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Some tech billionaires are so worried about the direction of artificial intelligence that they are spending their own billions to monitor and restrain it. If those who know best the frontiers of tech are worried about its direction then we should all be taking note.
A.I. Systems Echo Biases They’re Fed, Putting Scientists on Guard - The New York Times

2019-11-11 443 ArtificialIntelligence BigData AIEthics

Researchers say computer systems are learning from lots and lots of digitized books and news articles that could bake old attitudes into new technology.
The Next Big Privacy Hurdle? Teaching AI to Forget

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Opinion: The inability to forget doesn’t only impact personal privacy—it could also lead to real problems for our global security.

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Computer systems need to understand time, space and causality. Right now they don’t.
AI, Robots, and Ethics in the Age of COVID-19

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The increasing adoption of AI and robots has implications for jobs, biases, and data privacy.
What is AI bias? – Towards Data Science

2019-01-24 386 AIethics

The AI bias trouble starts — but doesn’t end — with definition. “Bias” is an overloaded term which means remarkably different things in different contexts. The young discipline of ML/AI has a habit…
AI ethics groups are repeating one of society’s classic mistakes

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International organizations and corporations are racing to develop global guidelines for the ethical use of artificial intelligence. Declarations, manifestos, and recommendations are flooding the internet. But these efforts will be futile if they fail to account for the cultural and regional contexts in which AI operates. AI systems have repeatedly been shown to cause problems…
One Month, 500,000 Face Scans: How China Is Using A.I. to Profile a Minority - The New York Times

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In a major ethical leap for the tech world, Chinese start-ups have built algorithms that the government uses to track members of a largely Muslim minority group.