By Manuel Fernandez Sierra
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 29 September – 5 October 2018.
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The US is Hastening its Own Decline in AI, Says a Top Chinese Investor – MIT Technology Review
Police Use Fitbit Data to Charge 90-Year-Old Man in Stepdaughter’s Killing – The New York Times
Sloan Kettering’s Cozy Deal With Start-Up Ignites a New Uproar – The New York Times
Precision Medicine Moves from Promise to Reality – Scientific American
Experts say USMCA Frees Canadian Data — With Unknown Risks – The Washington Post
UK Companies Targeted For Using Big Data to Exploit Customers – The Financial Times
Police-Grade Surveillance Technology Comes to the Playground – The Atlantic
Disclaimer: The views expressed herein are the author(s) alone.