Searching for news on RBG? YouTube offered conspiracy theories about the Supreme Court justice instead.

Conspiracy theories about the health of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg have dominated YouTube this week, illustrating how the world’s most popular video site is failing to prevent its algorithm from helping popularize viral hoaxes and misinformation.

Source: Searching for news on RBG? YouTube offered conspiracy theories about the Supreme Court justice instead.

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How AI Will Find You In the Crowd, Without Facial Recognition

New deep learning methods tested on video footage groups of animals could be a surveillance hit.

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Never mind killer robots—here are six real AI dangers to watch out for in 2019

Last year a string of controversies revealed a darker (and dumber) side to artificial intelligence.

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Weapons of Mass Consumerism: Why China Wants Your Personal Information

A new frontier in cyber security is opening. Cyber powers like China are stealing data of private citizens, including Americans. But why exactly?

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DARPA wants to build an AI to find the patterns hidden in global chaos

That most famous characterization of the complexity causality, a butterfly beating its wings and causing a hurricane on the other side of the world, is thought-provoking but ultimately not helpful. What we really need is to look at a hurricane and figure out which butterfly caused it — or perhaps stop it before it takes flight in the first place. DARPA thinks AI should be able to do just that.

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The National Vetting Enterprise: Artificial Intelligence and

The program represents a shift toward moment-by-moment monitoring of immigrant activities during the lifecycle of their interactions with the United States.

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