The New Paper

April 22, 2021

EU proposes new AI regulations

The European Commission proposed wide-ranging regulations for artificial intelligence yesterday. The proposal includes a risk-based framework for evaluating technologies and calls for a ban on applications that pose an unacceptable risk (i.e. systems that manipulate human behavior or circumvent free will or systems that allow for “social scoring” by governments). 

Extra: Read the full announcement here.
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