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Have you ever read something online and shared it among your networks, only to find out it was false? Using machine learning and natural language processing, researchers are developing an algorithm that can distinguish between real and fake news articles.
Artificial intelligence could theoretically predict a patient’s opioid use. To ensure that AI truly promotes patient welfare, physicians, researchers and policymakers must recognize its risks and proceed with caution.
Facebook has revealed that it hired contractors to transcribe audio messages sent on its Messenger service without users' permission. Apple, Amazon, Google have previously been exposed for doing the same.
Facial recognition technology is spreading fast. Here are 10 reasons why you should be worried about facial recognition technology.
The emerging relationship between new technologies and Africa may be some of the most promising news for the continent. Only if developments “from above” and “from below” involve and satisfy the whole population.
Uganda's Police Force is working with China's Huawei Technologies to install CCTV cameras equipped with facial recognition capabilities. Opposition political parties have raised concerns that this will be used to track and target them.