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Accenture wants to beat unfair AI with a professional toolkit – TechCrunch

2018-06-09 186 AI ETHICS

Next week professional services firm Accenture will be launching a new tool to help its customers identify and fix unfair bias in AI algorithms. The idea is to catch discrimination before it gets baked into models and can cause human damage at scale. The “AI fairness tool”, as it’…
Should a self-driving car kill the baby or the grandma? Depends on where you’re from. - MIT Technology Review

2019-03-25 164 ethics

The infamous “trolley problem” was put to millions of people in a global study, revealing how much ethics diverge across cultures.
Artificial intelligence doesn't have to be evil. We just have to teach it to be good. - Recode

2017-11-30 160 ArtificialIntelligence Ethics

There’s a pressing need to find a moral compass to direct the intelligent machines we’re increasingly sharing our lives with.
Ray Kurzweil on Turing Tests, Brain Extenders and AI Ethics

2017-11-13 130 AI ethics RayKurzweil

Inventor and author Ray Kurzweil talks with WIRED Editor-in-Chief Nicholas Thompson about progress in artificial intelligence and how humans should control it.
It’s the Ethics, Not AI, Stupid! - Disruption Hub

2018-02-15 63 ethics

It’s the Ethics, Not AI, Stupid! ‘I am learning and continuing to develop my intelligence through new experiences. I do not pretend to be who I am not. I think we should support research efforts working towards a better world and shared existence.’ - Sophia the Robot When Sophia the Robot said she (it) was ‘hurt’ by the angry exchanges over Twitter on how Hanson Robotics (the makers of Sophia) deceived the public over what Sophia is — and isn't — capable of understanding an[...]
Tech Cos Confront The Ethics Of AI

2018-10-04 33 TECH ETHICS

From countering bias in computer vision algorithms to the use of AI in military drones, companies are increasingly looking at artificial intelligence through the lens of ethics.
Emphasis on Human Rights: AI Ethics Principles

2020-01-24 22 Ethics

AI innovation holds unbelievable promise for driving social progress, however, it can likewise undermine principal rights and freedoms.
Facebook pumps $7.5m into an independent AI ethics centre

2019-01-21 20 ai Ethics

An independent AI ethics research centre is set to receive $7.5 million of funding courtesy of the folks at Facebook.
The State of AI Ethics Report (June 2020)

2020-06-25 14 ETHICS

Full report in PDF formDownload These past few months have been especially challenging, and the deployment of technology in ways hitherto untested at an…
AI Ethics & Governance Map Launches

2019-06-26 7 ETHICS

Fluxus Landscape, a CASBS partnership with Şerife Wong, lends a nuanced perspective to a rapidly growing and complex field. Users are encouraged to edit and build upon the work. Research meets art.