HRBDT Weekly News Circular

By Baekkwan Park

Each week the Human Rights, Big Data & Technology Project based at the University of Essex Human Rights Centre prepares an overview of related news stories from the week.

You can follow the HRBDT project on twitter: @hrbdtNews.

Cyber-Security

Cyberwar for Sale—the New York Times

Health

Research Collaboration to Use Big Data for Diabetes Prevention—HealthIT Analytics

Doctors, data, and diseases: How AI is transforming healthcare—VentureBeat

Genomic data sharing is critical to improving genetic healthcare—EurekAlert

Privacy

Why the rise of wearable tech to monitor employees is worrying—Independent

Surveillance

What Is the Fate of the First Amendment in the Digital Age?—the Nation

Technology

Algorithms: AI’s creepy control must be open to inspection—the Guardian

Battling the Tyranny of Big Data—BloombergView 

Beyond science fiction: Artificial Intelligence and human rights—Open Democracy

THE BOT POLITIC—the New Yorker


Disclaimer: The views expressed herein are the author(s) alone.

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