Google (part of Alphabet)
Headquarters in USA
The reorganization of Google into Alphabet was completed on 2 October 2015.
Author: Alex Hern, The Guardian
Britain needs to lead the way on artificial intelligence regulation, in order to prevent companies such as Cambridge Analytica setting precedents for dangerous and unethical use of the technology, the head of the House of Lords select committee on AI...
Author: Karin Bensch, Bayerischer Rundfunk
Der Missbrauch der persönlichen Daten von Facebook-Nutzern sei nicht akzeptabel, sagte ein Sprecher der EU-Kommission. Facebook habe mittlerweile auf die Klärungsforderung der EU-Kommission reagiert und sich bereit erklärt, mit der Brüsseler Behörde...
- Related stories: EU-Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (GDPR): Wirtschaft & Menschenrechte im digitalen Zeitalter
- Related companies: Facebook Google (part of Alphabet)
Author: Tara Wadhwa & Gabriel Ng, NYU Stern Center for Business & Human Rights, on Wired (USA)
"Tech Companies Policing the Web will do More Harm Than Good", 31 Jul 2017...
Commentary: Failure to address discrimination in machine learning can reinforce systemic bias, says UNICEF Head of Innovation
Author: Erica Kochi, Business Insider
"Machines are making more and more decisions for us, but we need to teach them not to discriminate", 16 Mar 2018...
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights: Artificial Intelligence
- Related companies: Google (part of Alphabet)
Author: New York University Stern Center for Business & Human Rights
"Harmful Content: The Role of Internet Platform Companies in Fighting Terrorist Incitement and Politically Motivated Disinformation", Nov 2017...
Author: Tom Foremski, ZDnet (UK)
"The uncertain activism of Silicon Valley CEOs," 01 Mar 2018...
- Related in-depth areas: CEO activism and other positive business initiatives to protect civic freedoms Technology and Human Rights
- Related companies: Alphabet Google (part of Alphabet) Salesforce.com
USA: Ex-employee files lawsuit against Google over alleged disability & gender discrimination & sexual harassment
Author: Shona Ghosh, Business Insider (India)
"An ex-Google engineer's sexual harassment lawsuit claims she found a male co-worker hiding under her desk", 1 Mar 2018...
USA: Ex-employee files lawsuit against Google over allegedly discriminatory hiring practices at YouTube unit
Author: Ellen Huet, Mark Bergen, Bloomberg Technology (USA)
"Google Sued by Ex-Recruiter Alleging Anti-White, Asian Bias", 1 Mar 2018...