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AI and Human Failure: Blaming the Machine? | Brief

Another example of the principle known as diffusion of responsibility: blaming the machine. This is not about airplane autopilots but of machine intelligence and automatization which are made use of…

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8-15 June: the headlines on GermanPolicy.com

=Politics= Information deficits in report about right-wing extremism in public servicehttps://lnkd.in/dHi3nwV Protection of the Constitution will monitor extremist communicationhttps://lnkd.in/djwfw7q Association of Judges for more digitization in the Judiciaryhttps://lnkd.in/dTtfTDC Teachers’ Association…

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1-7 June: the headlines on GermanPolicy.com

=Economy I= Coalition committee approves 130 billion Euro stimulus packagehttps://lnkd.in/dmjmb-6 2 million applications for Corona Emergency Aidhttps://lnkd.in/dmyPyEs Lindner opts for income tax reformhttps://lnkd.in/dpaf_iE FDP expert calls for strengthening “work regardless…

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25-31 May: the headlines on GermanPolicy.com

=Economy I= EU Commission proposes aid package of 750 billion Euroshttps://lnkd.in/dkSca5b Managers more positive about the future despite economic reluctancehttps://lnkd.in/dSs4uck Schäuble promotes climate, digitization and innovationhttps://lnkd.in/dNs3NC8 Scheuer wants to support…

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18-24 May: the headlines on GermanPolicy.com

GermanPolicy.com: past week’s headlines =Covid-19=Merkel: government doesn’t take the easiest wayhttps://lnkd.in/d8SFg-SSteinmeier praises efforts in Corona crisishttps://lnkd.in/d8Sx95vSchäuble: Democracy workinghttps://lnkd.in/d96T-7tMost people in Germany in favor of Corona restrictionshttps://lnkd.in/d2QcdavFewer demonstrators against Corona requirementshttps://lnkd.in/diqkMmQCoronavirus…

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Smartphone Tracking, or Contact Tracing | Context

Digital contact tracing creates location trails allowing for a supervising instance to know, in hindsight, whether two people were in proximity at the same time. Many smartphone apps only function…

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Hate Speech Laws and Social Media Companies | Brief

The German government cabinet has passed a tougher stance against hate speech. What makes sense about the legal project, in Germany and elswhere, is to hold social media companies responsible…

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Germany. Full Digital Identification of Online Users Impracticable | Context

The German Federal Council is examining whether in Germany, every user of social networks, and every online gamer, ought to be subject to identification requirements. The German federal states of…

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Balancing Free Speech and Customer Satisfaction | Context

How to put in line a) the value of free speech and b) the different understandings of customer satisfaction on social media platforms? The answer is this: via moderation by…

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How Artificial Intelligence Can Make More Of Energy | Context

By Thorsten Koch, MA, PgDip Smartphone assistants already use artificial intelligence (AI). But AI is equally relevant in the energy sector. Through analyses and predictions, through secure and smart networks…

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