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Dismantling inequality in AI with marginalized voices in leadership
Leveraging social media platforms to combat coordinated inauthentic behavior online
Contemporary Transformations in Radical Forms
The Internet's role in forming and radicalizing non-mainstream discourse arenas
Providing aggregate data access to media professionals
Following shooter’s live stream of mosque massacres, New Zealand, Australia join other jurisdictions seeking stricter regulations
An analysis of over 6,000 articles about the recent tragedy reveals useful guidelines for journalists on reporting extreme content
With HMS and MIT faculty, Zittrain and Bowers co-author report in Science Journal
medical machine-learning systems may be uniquely susceptible to attacks
How do we expand the benefits of machine learning, while protecting privacy?
Incorporating social work and values into community-based AI research
A Twitter lawsuit and protected forms of speech
There’s new advice on how to handle tampering that fools algorithms and enables healthcare fraud
Laying groundwork for resilience against real-world adversarial attacks
"Network Propaganda" shines a light on the dark side of democracy.
Can the cities of tomorrow be both technologically advanced and socially just?
The promise of Smart Cities often fails to acknowledge the complex political and social factors of cities, which may cause short and long term harms to residents and democracy
Emerging vulnerabilities demand new conversations
Technical solutions alone aren't enough to address vulnerabilities in machine learning systems
Samuel G. Finlayson
Andrew L. Beam
Isaac S. Kohane
The sociologist speaks on owning her authority, taking black women seriously, and how she shaped her trenchant new essay collection, Thick
Tressie McMillan Cottom
"Public" data ethics: Best practices for social media researchers
Anything “public” on social media may be fair game, but researchers should be more ethical about using that data
Awarding $750,000 to seven organizations, including ones that help detect deepfakes and promote open access of government data
AI and the News Announces winners
A recently unveiled proposal for regulating the Internet of Things in the US falls short in some areas, but could make some significant strides towards advancing the status quo
White supremacists exploit the weaknesses in the social-media ecosystem as Facebook and Google struggle to keep up.
What does the data show? Looking at the relationship between Fox News and the Trump Administration.