CNSC researcher Sara Suárez-Gonzalo had published ” ‘Deadbots’ can speak for you after your death. Is that ethical?” on The Conversacion, an independent source of news analysis and informed comment written by academic experts.
Machine-learning systems are increasingly worming their way through our everyday lives, challenging our moral and social values and the rules that govern them. These days, virtual assistants threaten the privacy of the home; news recommenders shape the way we understand the world; risk-prediction systems tip social workers on which children to protect from abuse; while data-driven hiring tools also rank your chances of landing a job. However, the ethics of machine learning remains blurry for many.
- ‘Deadbots’ can speak for you after your death. Is that ethical? by Sara Suárez-Gonzalo, The Conversation (May 9, 2022)
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