Germany’s CSU wants to increase monitoring of digital space

By |januar 23rd, 2020|5G, AI, China, CSU, cybercrime, darknet, facial recognition, Germany, Huawei, News, online crime prevention, video surveillance|

At a party retreat on 8 January, Germany's conservative Christian Social Union in Bavaria (CSU) passed a resolution highlighting its ideas on digital policy. Although digital activists criticised the party's demands for increased monitoring of the digi...

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LEAK: Commission considers facial recognition ban in AI ‘white paper’

By |januar 17th, 2020|AI, AI Ethics, AI White Paper, artificial intelligence, Artificial Intelligence White Paper, EU, European approach to AI, European Union, facial recognition, News|

The European Commission is considering measures to impose a temporary ban on facial recognition technologies used by both public and private actors, according to a draft white paper on Artificial Intelligence obtained by EURACTIV. If implemented, the p...

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Germany’s plans for automatic facial recognition meet fierce criticism

By |januar 10th, 2020|AI, Deutschland, Digital, digital freedom, Face Recognition Stop, facial recognition, Germany, Horst Seehofer, News, Saskia Esken, security, SPD, surveillance|

Germany's Interior Minister Horst Seehofer plans to use automatic facial recognition at 134 railway stations and 14 airports, according to a news report published on 3 January. Although official confirmation of the plan is still missing, an alliance be...

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Health professor: AI has huge potential, provided ethical issues can be solved

By |december 18th, 2019|AI, artificial intelligence, eHealth, News, personalised drugs, radiology|

Radiology is at the forefront of artificial intelligence (AI) in the healthcare sector, as it can help enhance the quality of diagnosis on the basis of knowledge acquired from other patients, said medical professor Boris Brkljačić.

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In conversation with Maike Olij and Atte Jääskeläinen, authors of The EBU News Report 2019: The Next Newsroom [Promoted content]

By |december 18th, 2019|AI, Digital, News|

The EBU News Report 2019 examines what the fourth major wave of digital transformation means for journalism.

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Clear standards required for development and use of AI in healthcare

By |december 16th, 2019|AI, AI and ethics EU, artificial intelligence, data protection, digital health, e-health, GDPR, News|

With digital technologies set to irrevocably change the face of our healthcare systems, the ethical concerns surrounding the use of artifical intelligence (AI) are increasingly gaining prominence in policy circles.

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EU needs to focus on legislation in the digital sphere, MEP Angelika Niebler says

By |december 5th, 2019|AI, Angelika Niebler, anti-money laundering, Cross Border Cooperation, digital economy, GDPR, News|

The EU has proven to be successful in legislating in the digital age but it needs to keep up the work to avoid being left behind, because "the digital revolution has been moving faster than legislation", MEP Angelika Niebler (EPP, Germany) told EURACTI...

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The role of ethics in artificial intelligence and data usage

By |december 5th, 2019|AI, artificial intelligence, News|

The EU’s digital agenda for the next mandate will be marked by a series of broad-ranging reforms, from artificial intelligence and data protection to digital tax. However, the issue of ethics in the digital field continues to be at the centre of the debate, namely in regulating AI and data usage.

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Defence ministers discussed artificial intelligence, killer robots and climate threat

By |avgust 30th, 2019|AI, artificial intelligence, autonomous weapons, Federica Mogherini, Finnish Presidency, hybrid threats, italian elections, killer robots, Matteo Salvini, Nato, News, Operation Atalanta, Operation Sophia, Strait of Hormuz, transatlantic relations, United Nations, United States|

EU defence ministers discussed artificial intelligence, autonomous weapons – also called “killer robots” –, hybrid threats and conflicts stemming from climate change, EU foreign affairs chief Federica Mogherini told the press after an informal Council meeting in Helsinki on Thursday (29 August).

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The Finnish EU presidency should push for a ‘fast lane’ for tech and AI

By |julij 12th, 2019|AI, digital future, Digital Single Market, Finnish Presidency, News|

Boasting one of Europe’s most liberal and innovative economies, Finland's EU presidency has the chance to push for a ‘fast lane’ for tech and AI in Europe, and show Europe a way forward in the age of AI, writes Christian Walther Øyrabø.

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