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Brexit "chaos" threatening progress of technological change in the UK

Brexit "chaos" threatening progress of technological change in the UK

The mayor of London warns that the ongoing Brexit discussions are resulting in the Government side-lining preparations for the impact of rapid technological change.

EU publishes ethical AI guidelines

EU publishes ethical AI guidelines

The European Commission is launching a pilot phase to ensure its guidelines can be implemented and aims to build an international consensus for human-centric AI.

NYC, Amsterdam and Barcelona launch Cities Coalition for Digital Rights

NYC, Amsterdam and Barcelona launch Cities Coalition for Digital Rights

The new Cities Coalition for Digital Rights marks the first time that cities have come together to protect digital rights on a global level.

The toolkit that protects citizens against bias

The toolkit that protects citizens against bias

The Centre for Government Excellence has launched what it claims is a first-of-its-kind algorithm toolkit to reduce bias in automated local government decisions

The ethics of facial recognition

The ethics of facial recognition

An independent panel that advises on the ethics of policing has issued recommendations on the use of facial recognition technology

Using data and AI to solve "wicked" problems

Using data and AI to solve "wicked" problems

The Alan Turing Institute in the UK has launched a data science and artificial intelligence research programme for public policy