This newspaper has found officers in London have been zealous users of the system, which automatically scans the faces of passers-by and matches them against a watchlist
Tackling the issue will require global cooperation and legislative policies – but advancing from non-binding commitments can take decades, writes Emma DeSouza
For all the PR of the AI Safety Summit, what is the UK Government actually doing to safeguard its citizens from the dangers of AI, data misuse and prejudicial algorithms?
The Citizens has been delving into the figures involved in the UK’s AI task force – can we trust them to keep us safe?
Why won’t the Government tell the public who’s attending – and who’s being left out in the cold?
Artificially generated nonsense is already filling the pages of Britain’s press
It’s an embarrassing gaffe for the supposed party of security.
Effie Webb reports on how radically the academic landscape has changed, in a short space of time, through AI and remote learning
The EU is implementing a blanket ban on facial recognition surveillance by police – but the UK is ploughing ahead despite privacy fears
The genome sequencing company also administers China’s National Gene Bank, which is part of the state surveillance of minorities that facilitates the mass detention of Uyghurs
Artificial intelligence has already made its way into newsrooms – what are the risks?
UK police forces are under scrutiny for their lack of transparency regarding the use of harmful technologies known to exacerbate racist policing
In a dialogue with ChatGPT, Iain Overton explores whether truth and meaning can really be left to machines
Matt Bernadini investigates Auspex – a successor to the infamous political consulting firm – which was launched with a promise to deliver more positive social change