Emotion AI researchers say overblown claims give their work a bad name

MIT Technology Review | Feb 14, 2020 at 4:37 PM
  • Perhaps you’ve heard of AI conducting interviews.
  • There are no strong, peer-reviewed studies proving that analyzing body posture or facial expressions can help pick the best workers or students (in part because companies are secretive about their methods).
  • In December, the AI Now research institute called for a ban on emotion recognition technologies “in important decisions that impact people’s lives”.