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Computer scientist and educator says technology's diversity problems begin in learning and working environments
Data science expert talks about how trustworthy AI and causal reasoning can help society solve real-world problems
The world is not built for everybody—we must make sure every voice is heard and every body seen
How copyright law might be an impediment to text and data mining research.
Privacy engineers are essential to both preventing and responding to organizational privacy problems.
Lessons from the recent past.
Making Computational Thinking relevant to schools.
Seeking a more selective approach to technology usage.
Although the European Commission proposed new legislation for the use of "high-risk artificial intelligence" earlier this year, the existing European fundamental rights framework already provides some clear guidance on the use…