Items tagged "Big Data"
Public Knowledge Joins More than 100 Consumer Groups Against Algorithmic Risk Assessment ToolsJuly 30, 2018 algorithmic risk assessment , artificial intelligence , Big Data
Today, Public Knowledge joins more than 100 civil rights, digital justice, consumer advocacy, and community-based organizations in a statement opposing the adoption of algorithmic risk assessment tools, which use artificial intelligence to determine an accused individual’s bail. Public Knowledge contends that these tools often rely on biased data to forecast an individual’s likelihood of appearance at trial and/or risk to public safety.Read More
Privacy Groups Urge Obama Administration To Preserve Existing Telecommunications Privacy ProtectionsAugust 5, 2014 Big Data , FCC , Privacy
Today, Public Knowledge filed comments with the National Telecommunications and Information Administration urging the Obama Administration not to support any privacy legislation that would eliminate important legal protections for telecommunications metadataRead More