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The Whiteness of AI (Research Summary)

On Oct 7, 2020
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Summary contributed by our researcher Victoria Heath (@victoria_heath7). She's also a Communications Manager at Creative Commons. *Authors of full paper & link at the bottom Mini-summary: Robots and…

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On Oct 7, 2020
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RT @stephenjcave: A nice summary of my and @DrDihal 's Whiteness of AI paper by @victoria_heath7 at @mtlaiethics https://t.co/C6rqyRDs9p https://t.co/hf0jvN00vt
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The Whiteness of AI (Research Summary)

The Whiteness of AI (Research Summary)

Summary contributed by our researcher Victoria Heath (@victoria_heath7). She's also a Communications Manager at Creative Commons. *Authors of full paper & link at the bottom Mini-summary: ...

The Whiteness of AI

The Whiteness of AI

This paper focuses on the fact that AI is predominantly portrayed as white—in colour, ethnicity, or both. We first illustrate the prevalent Whiteness of real and imagined intelligent ...

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Researchers say ‘The Whiteness of AI’ in pop culture erases people of color

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Whiteness of AI erases people of color from our 'imagined futures', researchers argue

Whiteness of AI erases people of color from our 'imagined futures', researchers argue

The overwhelming 'Whiteness' of artificial intelligence—from stock images and cinematic robots to the dialects of virtual assistants—removes people of colour from the way humanity thinks ...

Whiteness of AI erases people of colour from our ‘imagined futures’, researchers argue

Whiteness of AI erases people of colour from our ‘imagined futures’, researchers argue

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Experts at Cambridge University have warned that by presenting AI as white, people of colour risk being denied a presence in the future.

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