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Some of Australia’s largest companies have signed up to trial the government’s new set of artificial intelligence principles, designed to reduce the risks associated with the technology. NAB, Commonwealth Bank, Telstra, Microsoft and Flamingo AI will test the principles to ensure they deliver “practical benefits” as part of the federal

Exponential advancements in automation and robotics are happening now, and while most are useful to mankind, they have also spelt disaster in instances where control has been lost, resulting in accidents, injuries and human harm. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter As artificial intelligence (AI) becomes more sophisticated, humans

Microsoft today announced it is partnering with OpenAI, an Elon Musk-founded company that develops sophisticated AI technology under a charter mandating it benefits humanity.  The tech giant will invest US$1 billion in the partnership which is aimed at improving its own cloud based AI offerings and the sophistication of technology

The Wall St. Journal wrote in a March 1, 2019 article that the Need for AI Ethicists Becomes Clearer as Companies Admit Tech’s Flaws. I’m all for ethics being applied to an uncharted technological domain that could have tremendous consequences. But what’s being described sounds more like “AI business risk

Some of Australia’s largest enterprises, including the big four banks, will soon have access to customer empathy metrics in their customer engagement and decisioning software. Pegasystems, an enterprise software company best known for its process automation and CRM, will add new empathy tools to its decisioning platform at the end

Australia has joined 41 other nations in backing a set of global principles to ensure artificial intelligence systems are designed to be robust, safe, fair and trustworthy. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter Nominate today for the Which-50 Digital Experience Awards. Simple. Fast. Easy. The non-binding OECD agreement has

The CEO of a leading global AI and conversational commerce company has called on Mark Zuckerberg to shut down Facebook until he can “fix it”, arguing social media is harming communities and demonstrating what not to do in the current AI race. “Shut it down tomorrow. You will win a

It will take an organise-wide effort to recognise and mitigate the potential risks of applying advanced analytics and artificial intelligence to business operations, according to a new report from McKinsey & Company. While the emerging technology could deliver a massive economic boost and improved customer outcomes, trusting machines to make

Artificial intelligence and machine learning technology will amplify bias and further exclude vulnerable people if not designed correctly. A point underscored by the fact several AI initiatives have had to be abandoned because the bias could not be corrected. Register now for Which-50’s webinar on the disruptive impact of chatbots Avoiding

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It’s a new day not very far in the future. You wake up; your wristwatch has recorded how long you’ve slept, and monitored your heartbeat and breathing. You drive to work; car sensors track your speed and braking. You pick up some breakfast on your way, paying electronically; the transaction