AI proves it’s a poor substitute for human content checkers during lockdown

Venture Beat | May 23, 2020 at 5:25 PM
  • The spread of the novel coronavirus around the world has been unprecedented and rapid.
  • This new sustained reliance on AI due to the coronavirus crisis is concerning as it has significant and ongoing consequences for the free expression rights of online users.
  • As companies rely more on algorithmic decision-making during this time, these civil society groups should work to document specific examples of the limitations of these automated tools in order to understand the need for increased involvement of humans in the future.