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Ethics top issue at World Summit AI

Ethics is raising a lot of interest at the World Summit AI in October in Amsterdam. Day two of the conference is packed with seven sessions on the ethics of artificial intelligence, with topics ranging from developing an industry code…

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AI inquiry launched by UK House of Lords

The senate of the United Kingdom, the House of Lords, has launched a public call for experts to weigh in on issues surrounding artificial intelligence. The call includes the ethical, economic and social effects of AI as the technology becomes…

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Self-driving cars able to make moral decisions

Automated cars can be programmed to make human-like moral decisions in unavoidable crashes, a study by the Institute of Cognitive Science at the University of Osnabrück shows. The study challenges the assumption that moral decisions are strongly context dependent and…

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