Ethical AI Blog
Here we bring to you the stories of ethics, artificial intelligence and what happens when robots go bad, are unethical or work against humanity…
What happens when the algorithmic tools they elect to use end up reinforcing, or even worsening, longstanding and problematic biases toward BIPOC?
When assessing the risk of AI harm, different actors will view this concept through different lenses.
These “filter bubbles” are widening the gaps between us and even creating dangerous political instability.
The most common risk frameworks look at risk across two dimensions: impact versus the probability of that impact happening.
Bad Robots: Secretive Facial Recognition Software Company Challenged in Court by Civil Liberties Watchdog
Your face is likely somewhere in a database of nearly three billion images that have been scraped from millions of websites.
Two of China’s most popular food delivery services came under fire after the wide scale publicization of the perils to their workers.
Recently, on a tech forum site, a contributor made the following simple, but insightful statement
The purpose of ethics and the law are often distinct yet the EU is on a path to turn ethical principles into legal rules. Is this the right approach?
Twitter is re-evaluating an image cropping algorithm after evidence has emerged that the technology seemingly favored images of white individuals while hiding those of people of color.
Direct discrimination occurs when somebody is treated unfavourably because of an attribute such as age, disability, race, sexuality etc
After being sued by two groups, the United Kingdom’s Home Office has agreed to halt its use of, and substantially redesign, an algorithm that it had been using to analyze and support visa applications.
Procedural fairness is concerned with the procedures used by a decision maker, rather than the actual outcome reached.