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Excerpts from the Arab and Iranian Media & Analysis of US Policy in the Region

My Latest Newsweek ME Piece: The Terrorist Algorithm

“…For some experts in the field, the American government’s enduring interest in the predictive capabilities of technology—especially when paired with artificial intelligence—raises a series of concerns.

After all, getting poorly targeted advertising from Google or Facebook might be annoying, but having police break down your door in the middle of the night because of a “false positive,” a hacking breach that alters stored data or plain old identity theft could be life-changing…”

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Written by nickbiddlenoe

July 13, 2016 at 3:01 am

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