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Studying Artificial Intelligence At New York University
- Linda Wertheimer for NPR November 26th, 2017
- Source: https://www.npr.org/2017/11/26/566566932/studying-artificial-intelligence-at-new-york-university
Kate Crawford is a distinguished research professor in the department of technology, culture and society at NYU Tandon.
New York University just opened an institute that studies the social implications of artificial intelligence. NPR's Linda Wertheimer talks with co-founder Kate Crawford. … Artificial intelligence is increasingly a part of our daily lives. It helps run our search engines, populating our Facebook feeds. It lets us interact with Siri and Alexa. But the powerful algorithms and predictive systems that make up AI are playing a deeper role in society with some serious implications. Professor Kate Crawford is co-founder of New York University's new AI Now Institute.