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Understanding the risks future technology and intermediaries might pose to the internet as a tool for social change.
Juan Ortiz Freuler
In the not-so-distant future, we will be presented with the version of the news we wish to read -- not the news that some reporter, columnist or editorial board decides we need…
Arun "Vish" Vishwanath
Ben Green calls for the disentanglement of the concepts of unfairness and injustice within the Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency movement.
In this Wired op-ed, David Weinberger discusses the implications around…
Alexander Trechsel shares his reflections on Conectados al Sur: Costa Rica.
Sandra Cortesi, Director of Youth and Media, shares her reflections on Conectados al Sur: Costa Rica.
Andres Lombana shares his reflections on Conectados al Sur: Costa Rica.
Urs Gasser, executive director of the Berkman Klein Center and Professor at Harvard Law School shares his reflections on Conectados al Sur: Costa Rica.
Artificial intelligence and big data present new challenges to protecting our right to privacy both online and offline.
Seeking to unravel what is behind a change in public sentiment towards the internet, this series begins with intersecting dimensions in what is lazily often presented as ‘The…
In this article, the authors propose suggestions to contribute to the development of guidelines which provide the strongest protections for data subjects.
A thought experiment under construction
How to think about A.I. through the lens of Jorge Luis Borges’ “The Lottery in Babylon”
This series published by Christian computer scientists J. Nathan Matias, Lydia Manikonda, Scott Hale, and Kenneth Arnold introduces questions for Christians about AI and its role…
J. Nathan Matias
To manage the risks and benefits of AI, we need to look beyond the fairness and accuracy of AI decisions.
As society entrusts our safety and well-being to AI systems like this one, how can we ensure that the outcomes are beneficial?
In the United States, the copyright law mechanism most likely to facilitate machine learning’s uses of protected data is the fair use doctrine. However, current fair use…
"A boy sits with his dog at the edge of a beautiful and serene lake. Under the blue sky, the far shore is visible, with a short wide beach and green woods behind it. The boy…
Jonathan Zittrain, faculty director of the Berkman Klein Center and Professor at Harvard Law School
Jonathan Zittrain discusses the role regulators and oversight groups might play as AI becomes more and more woven into the fabric of society
Malavika Jayaram of the Digital Asia Hub
Malavika Jayaram discusses the language we use to talk about Artificial Intelligence, and the impact of AI in Asia.
Barbara Grosz of the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University
Barbara Grosz discusses how we are developing AI to complement, rather than displace, humanity
Kate Darling of the MIT Media Lab at Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society
Kate Darling discusses how interacting with artificially intelligent human agents can have impacts on human behavioral development