‘Machines set loose to slaughter’: the dangerous rise of military AI

The long read: Autonomous machines capable of deadly force are increasingly prevalent in modern warfare, despite numerous ethical concerns. Is there anything we can do to halt the advance of the killer robots? Read more


AI Recognises Race in Medical Images

<p data-block-key="rh6cr">This paper shows how AI can trivially learn to detect someone&#x27;s race from lots of different imaging modalities (including a black and white chest X-ray). This is strange, because not even expert doctors can do this... (more…)

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