Predictive AI is too flawed — both technically and ethically — to prevent another El Paso or Dayton.
The Technology 202: Research into links between social media and mass shootings is lacking, experts say
One of President Trump's key ideas to stop mass shootings after El Paso and Dayton was to step up scrutiny of the Internet and social media's role in gun violence. But experts in both technology and gun policy say there's actually only limited research into the links between the two.
So when Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society recently posted an article whose headline began, “Why AI Needs Social Workers…”… it caught my eye.