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Monthly report: March 2019

This month, The Essentials Report, has curated & analyzed the content published by 138 influencers like Miles Brundage and Joanna J Bryson, discussing hashtags such as #Insights , #ML and #streetlearn.
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Project Manager, Policy & Comms

On Mar 4, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @jackclarkSF: We're hiring a project manager(s) at @OpenAI to support work in policy and comms. This is a high-impact role and offers candidates the chance to specialize over time. You'll work with people like @apilipis & @AmandaAskell & @Miles_Brundage and others (me) https://t.co/EFFZbzr9Ew
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As a project manager working across policy and comms you will coordinate projects ranging from workshops, to events, to convening internal groups for information hazard studies, to helping to create and run processes for the production of externally facing content such as blog posts. ...

jobs.lever.co
On Mar 4, 2019
@Miles_Brundage shared
RT @jackclarkSF: We're hiring a project manager(s) at @OpenAI to support work in policy and comms. This is a high-impact role and offers candidates the chance to specialize over time. You'll work with people like @apilipis & @AmandaAskell & @Miles_Brundage and others (me) https://t.co/EFFZbzr9Ew
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Project Manager, Policy & Comms

As a project manager working across policy and comms you will coordinate projects ranging from workshops, to events, to convening internal groups for information hazard studies, to helping ...

Christopher Bishop

On Mar 2, 2019
@hayesbh shared
RT @MSFTResearchCam: "Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning" by @ChrisBishopMSFT is now available as a free download. Download your copy today for an introduction to the fields of pattern recognition & machine learning: https://t.co/3tOOHA8Dan #ML #Insights https://t.co/XiPYZvCrXl
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Christopher Bishop is a Microsoft Technical Fellow and Director of the Microsoft Research Lab in Cambridge, UK. He is also Professor of Comput…

www.microsoft.com
On Mar 2, 2019
@hayesbh shared
RT @MSFTResearchCam: "Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning" by @ChrisBishopMSFT is now available as a free download. Download your copy today for an introduction to the fields of pattern recognition & machine learning: https://t.co/3tOOHA8Dan #ML #Insights https://t.co/XiPYZvCrXl
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Christopher Bishop

Christopher Bishop is a Microsoft Technical Fellow and Director of the Microsoft Research Lab in Cambridge, UK. He is also Professor of Comput…

Is Ethical A.I. Even Possible?

On Mar 3, 2019
@etzioni shared
Is Ethical A.I. Even Possible? By ⁦@CadeMetz⁩ extreme title for a thought-provoking article. Best line: “the foxes are guarding the hen house.” https://t.co/izPn8f5f2k
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Idealism can eventually bow to financial pressure and artificial intelligence companies, big and small, can change course.

www.nytimes.com
On Mar 3, 2019
@etzioni shared
Is Ethical A.I. Even Possible? By ⁦@CadeMetz⁩ extreme title for a thought-provoking article. Best line: “the foxes are guarding the hen house.” https://t.co/izPn8f5f2k
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Is Ethical A.I. Even Possible?

Idealism can eventually bow to financial pressure and artificial intelligence companies, big and small, can change course.

Serving society ethically in the age of Artificial Intelligence

On Mar 1, 2019
@frossi_t shared
RT @IBMWatson: There is an increased urgency for companies to maintain trust and transparency when handling user data. @IBM is proud to be one of the few leading companies in the tech space named in Ethisphere Institute's 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. https://t.co/VbzeBzMZA2
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Ethisphere Institute announced its 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, and IBM is one of the leading companies in the IT services category.

www.ibm.com
On Mar 1, 2019
@frossi_t shared
RT @IBMWatson: There is an increased urgency for companies to maintain trust and transparency when handling user data. @IBM is proud to be one of the few leading companies in the tech space named in Ethisphere Institute's 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. https://t.co/VbzeBzMZA2
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Serving society ethically in the age of Artificial Intelligence

Ethisphere Institute announced its 2019 list of the World’s Most Ethical Companies, and IBM is one of the leading companies in the IT services category.

10 of Bill Gates’s favorite books about technology

On Mar 1, 2019
@BillGates shared
Reading is my favorite way to learn about a new subject. Here are 10 books that have shaped how I’m thinking about technology today. https://t.co/J7UqIkRSHM
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And how they helped him choose this year’s list of 10 breakthrough technologies

www.technologyreview.com
On Mar 1, 2019
@BillGates shared
Reading is my favorite way to learn about a new subject. Here are 10 books that have shaped how I’m thinking about technology today. https://t.co/J7UqIkRSHM
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10 of Bill Gates’s favorite books about technology

And how they helped him choose this year’s list of 10 breakthrough technologies

Need for AI Ethicists Becomes Clearer as Companies Admit Tech’s Flaws

On Mar 3, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @FrankPasquale: “Microsoft Corp. and Salesforce have already hired ethicists to vet data-sorting AI algorithms for racial bias, gender bias and other unintended consequences” https://t.co/q2v6MelQ2J
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The initial euphoria over AI’s potential is giving way to the realization that the tech industry will need ethicists to guard against problems caused by artificial intelligence.

www.wsj.com
On Mar 3, 2019
@j2bryson shared
RT @FrankPasquale: “Microsoft Corp. and Salesforce have already hired ethicists to vet data-sorting AI algorithms for racial bias, gender bias and other unintended consequences” https://t.co/q2v6MelQ2J
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Need for AI Ethicists Becomes Clearer as Companies Admit Tech’s Flaws

The initial euphoria over AI’s potential is giving way to the realization that the tech industry will need ethicists to guard against problems caused by artificial intelligence.

Don’t look now: why you should be worried about machines reading your emotions

On Mar 6, 2019
@PeterAsaro shared
RT @BenPatrickWill: Automated physiognomy - good piece on the psychological origins & potential harms of facial coding & emotion AI https://t.co/4NxbBxf7mV
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Machines can now allegedly identify anger, fear, disgust and sadness. ‘Emotion detection’ has grown from a research project to a $20bn industry

www.theguardian.com
On Mar 6, 2019
@PeterAsaro shared
RT @BenPatrickWill: Automated physiognomy - good piece on the psychological origins & potential harms of facial coding & emotion AI https://t.co/4NxbBxf7mV
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Don’t look now: why you should be worried about machines reading your emotions

Machines can now allegedly identify anger, fear, disgust and sadness. ‘Emotion detection’ has grown from a research project to a $20bn industry

There’s no such thing as a “tech person” in the age of AI

On Mar 4, 2019
@amsekaran shared
RT @techreview: We need to stop perpetuating the false dichotomy between technology and the humanities. https://t.co/7ZBngcFGiJ
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We need to stop perpetuating the false dichotomy between technology and the humanities. To do otherwise would be detrimental to society.

www.technologyreview.com
On Mar 4, 2019
@amsekaran shared
RT @techreview: We need to stop perpetuating the false dichotomy between technology and the humanities. https://t.co/7ZBngcFGiJ
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There’s no such thing as a “tech person” in the age of AI

We need to stop perpetuating the false dichotomy between technology and the humanities. To do otherwise would be detrimental to society.

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AI Policy Research Fellow, Future of Humanity Institute, Oxford. PhD candidate, Human and Social Dimensions of Science and Technology, ASU. Views my own.

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Artificial & Natural Intelligence; Cognition, Culture, & Society; AI Ethics, Safety, & Policy. Vaguely professional tweets—for more: @j2blather; fewer: @j2breve

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google brain resident

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CEO, AIlen Institute for AI (AI2); Professor, UW CSE; Venture Partner, Madrona. https://t.co/TqO84WeA9I

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CEO of @fogcreek. Trying my best to make tech a little bit more humane & ethical. [email protected] or +1 646 833 8659 🎏 Try @Glitch!

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Program Lead, Cognitive Computing, Academic Initiatives & Public Affairs @IBM. #AI. views are my own. ❤️🤖

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Researching intelligence to understand what we are and to find ways to harness it wisely.

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Sharing things I'm learning through my foundation work and other interests...

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Director, MIT @medialab, Chairman of @puretechh, co-author of @whiplashfuture

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Writer, independent researcher, Internet 𝘣𝘦𝘴𝘴𝘦𝘳𝘸𝘪𝘴𝘴𝘦𝘳

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Google Brain researcher, machine learning professor, ex-Twitter Cortex, father of 4, wine/music/comedy enthusiast

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The official account of MIT's largest research lab, the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL). RTs not = endorsements.

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