Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 14 September

Weekly HRBDT News Circular – 14 September
September 25, 2018 Ayman Alhelbawy
In Weekly News Circulars

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 – 21 September 2018.

AI

The Guardian view on AI in social work: algorithms don’t have all the answers  – The Guardian  

Algorithms

Child abuse algorithms: from science fiction to cost-cutting reality  –  The Guardian 

Don’t trust algorithms to predict child-abuse risk   – The Guardian

Health

Arguing the Pros and Cons of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare – Health IT Analytics 

Privacy

Children ‘need protection’ from AI home devices that collect and share their data – The Telegraph

Technology

IBM launches tool aimed at detecting AI bias –  BBC News

It’s not just theologians who should police AI’s rise – The Telegraph

Regulation

EU warns Facebook it faces sanctions over ‘misleading’ T&Cs  –  The Guardian

The UK Government is planning to set up a regulator for the internet  – BuzzFeed

Surveillance 

State Internet Surveillance in the UK and the Tech Sector  – Forbes

 


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