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AI for good: Is it for real? | Nesta
A quick summary would be that the various ethics committees - notably Facebook’s – have achieved very little, while activism, and investigative journalism, have achieved quite a lot. Probably the only useful thing the members of Facebook’s committee could have done would have been a mass resignation. If nothing else, difficult questions are now being asked of the ‘data ethics’ experts who spent a lot of time discussing theoretical questions (like the ‘trolley problem’) and little on the very rea...
august 2018 by elrob
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