AI Ethics

Artificial intelligence Ethics: Report of the latest trends & insights about the ethics in the AI industry.

Monthly report: February 2020

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 162 influencers like Rob McCargow and Paresh Kathrani, discussing hashtags such as #AI , #ResponsibleAI and #AIEthics.
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Crowdsourcing Moral Machines

On Mar 1, 2020
@j2bryson shared
RT @jhimmelreich: The #moralmachine group is doubling down. What's the point of "crowdsourcing ethical opinion"? Oh right, technological change can't come fast enough: the risk is that "societal push-back will drastically slow down the adoption of intelligent machines". 1/n https://t.co/9zvLNH0lKx
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A platform for creating a crowdsourced picture of human opinions on how machines should handle moral dilemmas.

cacm.acm.org
On Mar 1, 2020
@j2bryson shared
RT @jhimmelreich: The #moralmachine group is doubling down. What's the point of "crowdsourcing ethical opinion"? Oh right, technological change can't come fast enough: the risk is that "societal push-back will drastically slow down the adoption of intelligent machines". 1/n https://t.co/9zvLNH0lKx
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Crowdsourcing Moral Machines

Crowdsourcing Moral Machines

A platform for creating a crowdsourced picture of human opinions on how machines should handle moral dilemmas.

Sex robots may cause psychological damage

On Feb 18, 2020
@T_Minus30 shared
RT @JKleijssen: Embarrassing to some but -as there is real potential for harm - an issue to be kept in mind when discussing a legal framework for #AI . The US already has draft legislation to ban child #sexrobots : #CREEPER Act . ⁦@COE4AI⁩ #HumanRights https://t.co/sCE2L5sF4z
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US researchers call for more regulation around the sale of sex robots with artificial intelligence.

www.bbc.co.uk
On Feb 18, 2020
@T_Minus30 shared
RT @JKleijssen: Embarrassing to some but -as there is real potential for harm - an issue to be kept in mind when discussing a legal framework for #AI . The US already has draft legislation to ban child #sexrobots : #CREEPER Act . ⁦@COE4AI⁩ #HumanRights https://t.co/sCE2L5sF4z
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Sex robots may cause psychological damage

Sex robots may cause psychological damage

US researchers call for more regulation around the sale of sex robots with artificial intelligence.

Technology vs Humanity: The coming clash between man and machine – Gerd Leonhard

On Feb 15, 2020
@gleonhard shared
Technology vs Humanity: The coming clash between man and machine – Gerd Leonhard https://t.co/U77WBHbfVg via @instapaper
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A seminal discourse today involves evaluating the virtues and vicissitudes of what is being seen as brazen forays into the world of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. While egregious com…

blogternator.com
On Feb 15, 2020
@gleonhard shared
Technology vs Humanity: The coming clash between man and machine – Gerd Leonhard https://t.co/U77WBHbfVg via @instapaper
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Technology vs Humanity: The coming clash between man and machine – Gerd Leonhard

Technology vs Humanity: The coming clash between man and machine – Gerd Leonhard

A seminal discourse today involves evaluating the virtues and vicissitudes of what is being seen as brazen forays into the world of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. While ...

Special sunglasses, license-plate dresses, Juggalo face paint: How to be anonymous in the age of surveillance

On Feb 14, 2020
@gleonhard shared
Special sunglasses, license-plate dresses: How to be anonymous in the age of surveillance | The Seattle Times https://t.co/nttYrSLpVg
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A fringe movement of privacy advocates are experimenting with clothes, makeup and accessories as a defense against some surveillance technologies. Some wearers desire to opt-out of “surveillance capitalism,” while others fear government invasion of privacy.

www.seattletimes.com
On Feb 14, 2020
@gleonhard shared
Special sunglasses, license-plate dresses: How to be anonymous in the age of surveillance | The Seattle Times https://t.co/nttYrSLpVg
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Special sunglasses, license-plate dresses, Juggalo face paint: How to be anonymous in the age of surveillance

Special sunglasses, license-plate dresses, Juggalo face paint: How to be anonymous in the age of surveillance

A fringe movement of privacy advocates are experimenting with clothes, makeup and accessories as a defense against some surveillance technologies. Some wearers desire to opt-out of ...

The future of minds and machines: how artificial intelligence can enhance collective intelligence

On Feb 17, 2020
@AdaLovelaceInst shared
What's the relationship between the future of #AI and collective intelligence? Our @carlykind_ speaking at @nesta_uk's 'Smater Data for Better AI' this morning, in a discussion building on their recent work 'The Future of Minds and Machines': https://t.co/rbiGEwe2hV
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The future of minds and machines: how artificial intelligence can enhance collective intelligence

www.nesta.org.uk
On Feb 17, 2020
@AdaLovelaceInst shared
What's the relationship between the future of #AI and collective intelligence? Our @carlykind_ speaking at @nesta_uk's 'Smater Data for Better AI' this morning, in a discussion building on their recent work 'The Future of Minds and Machines': https://t.co/rbiGEwe2hV
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The future of minds and machines: how artificial intelligence can enhance collective intelligence

The future of minds and machines: how artificial intelligence can enhance collective intelligence

The future of minds and machines: how artificial intelligence can enhance collective intelligence

Emotion AI researchers say overblown claims give their work a bad name

On Feb 17, 2020
@RickKing16 shared
Emotion #AI researchers say overblown claims give their work a bad name https://t.co/ZdaZvA8PCe https://t.co/hSEmjd5hul
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A lack of government regulation isn’t just bad for consumers. It’s bad for the field, too.

www.technologyreview.com
On Feb 17, 2020
@RickKing16 shared
Emotion #AI researchers say overblown claims give their work a bad name https://t.co/ZdaZvA8PCe https://t.co/hSEmjd5hul
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Emotion AI researchers say overblown claims give their work a bad name

Emotion AI researchers say overblown claims give their work a bad name

A lack of government regulation isn’t just bad for consumers. It’s bad for the field, too.

How AI Is Tracking the Coronavirus Outbreak

On Feb 9, 2020
@aiethicslab shared
RT @WIRED: Here's how machine-learning programs are analyzing websites, news reports, and social media posts for signs of how the disease is spreading. https://t.co/FxqbBX8nK5
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Machine-learning programs are analyzing websites, news reports, and social media posts for signs of symptoms, such as fever or breathing problems.

www.wired.com
On Feb 9, 2020
@aiethicslab shared
RT @WIRED: Here's how machine-learning programs are analyzing websites, news reports, and social media posts for signs of how the disease is spreading. https://t.co/FxqbBX8nK5
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How AI Is Tracking the Coronavirus Outbreak

How AI Is Tracking the Coronavirus Outbreak

Machine-learning programs are analyzing websites, news reports, and social media posts for signs of symptoms, such as fever or breathing problems.

Where Should AI Ethics Come From? Not Medicine, New Study Says

On Feb 18, 2020
@singularityu shared
How to conduct ethical AI development is still an ongoing discussion. https://t.co/2js035qT2b
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While principles are an effective tool in the context of a discipline like medicine, they simply don’t make sense for AI.

singularityhub.com
On Feb 18, 2020
@singularityu shared
How to conduct ethical AI development is still an ongoing discussion. https://t.co/2js035qT2b
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Where Should AI Ethics Come From? Not Medicine, New Study Says

Where Should AI Ethics Come From? Not Medicine, New Study Says

While principles are an effective tool in the context of a discipline like medicine, they simply don’t make sense for AI.

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