By Amy Dickens
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. This summary contains news articles from 31 March to 7 April 2017.
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Can “Digital Therapeutics” Be as Good as Drugs? – MIT Technology Review
How Machine Learning May Help Tackle Depression – MIT Technology Review
The Role of Health Technology in Lessening Pressure On The NHS – The Huffington Post
Is Digital Humanitarianism All Good? – The Huffington Post
The Use of Mobile Technology for Humanitarian Programming in Syria: Potential and Constraints – Reliefweb (Report commissioned by the United Kingdom Department for International Development)
Free Police Body Cameras Come With A Price – Future Tense
Facebook’s Algorithms are Destroying Democracy – The Huffington Post
Wiretaps, data dumps and zero days: is digital privacy no longer possible? – The Guardian (video)
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