Category: Ideas

January 15, 2020

Can a Digital Avatar Fire You?

Samsung’s new artificial humans look, blink, and smile like us. But bots still shouldn’t deal with complex human emotions.

January 14, 2020

Conversational AI Can Propel Social Stereotypes

Designers need to consider the ethics of gendering not just AI voices, but also their tone, speed, word choice, and other speech patterns.

by Sharone Horowit-Hendler James Hendler in Business / Artificial Intelligence
December 17, 2019

The Perils and Promise of Artificial Conscientiousness

AI doesn’t know when it creates unintended consequences. As builders try to fix this, they may actually contribute to the problem.