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Ethics

On Dec 18, 2020
@FrankPasquale shared
RT @mireillemoret: “Being at a loss is deeply human. Machines are never at a loss, because they lack the mind for it.” https://t.co/5PtjJbmiYC
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Smart technologies

Smart technologies

Smart technologies are capable of responding to feedback in ways that range from clever to mind-boggling. The point is how they affect human agency.

On Dec 17, 2020
@xychelsea shared
thank you all so very much for your love and support this year https://t.co/1fGipjaRi4
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Happy Birthday Chelsea Manning

Happy Birthday Chelsea Manning

*Note: This is the official campaign raising funds for Chelsea Manning's living expenses. Thi… Lisa Rein needs your support for Happy Birthday Chelsea Manning

On Dec 14, 2020
@gleonhard shared
USEFUL HUMANS? My thoughts on the future of work, jobs, education and training https://t.co/Wpccbk5KmG #futurism #technology #corona
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USEFUL HUMANS? My thoughts on the future of work, jobs, education and training

USEFUL HUMANS? My thoughts on the future of work, jobs, education and training

Happy 2020! I released my new film ‘How the Future Works’ a few days ago (see below); this post further explains some of my arguments…

On Dec 16, 2020
@nikitaljohnson shared
The Top 10 AI Trends in 2021 https://t.co/emjouPJBU9 https://t.co/BZvH0XW22S
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10 top Artificial Intelligence (AI) trends in 2021

10 top Artificial Intelligence (AI) trends in 2021

For several reasons, the pandemic only sped up the adoption of AI in the enterprise. Here's what to watch in the year ahead with regard to AI talent, tools, and ethics, and other key issues.

On Dec 13, 2020
@LeverhulmeCFI shared
RT @CambridgeIndy: How can we control AI? By understanding it better. First course in #AIEthics at @LeverhulmeCFI. https://t.co/Yjc73ROQSX
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AI Ethics course at Cambridge University is a first

AI Ethics course at Cambridge University is a first

Masters for those wishing to understand what artificial intelligence means for us as a society

On Dec 19, 2020
@APPG_AI shared
The UK Lords @UKHouseofLords Liaison Committee has published its first follow-up AI report: AI in the UK: No Room for Complacency’. It finds - Government needs to better coordinate its AI policy & the use of data and tech by national & local government -https://t.co/tPiZ4m8pR2 https://t.co/IPp4wssWnc
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No room for government complacency on artificial intelligence

No room for government complacency on artificial intelligence

<p><strong>The House of Lords Liaison Committee has published its first follow-up report,&nbsp;'AI in the UK:&nbsp;No Room for&nbsp;Complacency'</strong></p>

On Dec 17, 2020
@techreview shared
This congressional letter also sends an important signal about how Congress is scrutinizing tech giants and thinking about forthcoming regulation. https://t.co/1fZA7r2FEA
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Congress wants answers from Google about Timnit Gebru’s firing

Congress wants answers from Google about Timnit Gebru’s firing

The letter, signed by nine Congressional members, sends an important signal about how regulators will scrutinize tech giants.

On Dec 17, 2020
@nikitaljohnson shared
RT @JNov21602962: Had the pleasure of contributing to the @teamrework blog titled: "AI Experts Predict 2021 Trends" alongside other #AI experts. Was also great to get a different perspective from the experts I respect. Thanks to the Rework-team for putting this together! https://t.co/2staVSr9c5
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AI Experts Predict 2021 Trends

AI Experts Predict 2021 Trends

2020 hasn&#39;t quite gone to plan for many of us, but here&#39;s to 2021! We asked some of our AI expert community what they think the prominent trends of 2021 could be. Included are ...