Uber's plans to identify drunk passengers could endanger women | Emily Reynolds

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Uber Opinion Uber’s plans to identify drunk passengers could endanger women Emily Reynolds The company’s poor track record when it comes to sexual assault makes its new AI project a scary prospect ‘Allowing drivers to identify vulnerable, drunk and potentially lone passengers could be Läs mer…

'Surveillance society': has technology at the US-Mexico border gone too far?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Artificial intelligence (AI) Private companies are helping the government build a virtual alternative to the physical wall, prompting an outcry A section of the US-Mexico border fence near McAllen, Texas. Photograph: Loren Elliott/AFP/Getty Images Palmer Luckey, the virtual reality pioneer, left Facebook in 2017, Läs mer…

Uber developing technology that would tell if you're drunk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Uber New system could examine a user’s walking speed, unusual typos and whether a phone is swaying Keep that phone steady. Photograph: Onfokus/Getty Images Uber may be working on technology which would detect if users of its app are drunk or high. A patent Läs mer…

Killer robots will only exist if we are stupid enough to let them

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Robots As long as humans are sensible when they create the operating programs, robots will bring enormous benefits to humanity, says expert A scene from Terminator Salvation (2009). Photograph: Allstar/Warner Bros. The idea of killer robots rising up and destroying humans is a Hollywood Läs mer…

AI cancer detectors

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Artificial intelligence (AI) The five Researchers suggest artificial intelligence is now better and faster at detecting cancer than clinicians Squamous carcinoma. An AI system distinguishes dangerous skin lesions from benign ones. Photograph: Steve Gschmeissner/Getty Images/Science P More accurate than dermatologists An AI system developed Läs mer…

US government to use facial recognition technology at Mexico border crossing

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Artificial intelligence (AI) New camera system would record people inside vehicles as they enter and leave US, raising civil liberties concerns The move comes as the US aggressively expands its monitoring and targeting of people at the southern border. Photograph: Herika Martinez/AFP/Getty Images The Läs mer…