Awful AI is a curated list to track current scary usages of AI – hoping to raise awareness to its misuses in society
Artificial intelligence in its current state is unfair, easily susceptible to attacks and notoriously difficult to control. Nevertheless, more and more concerning the uses of AI technology are appearing in the wild. This list aims to track all of them. We hope that Awful AI can be a platform to spur discussion for the development of possible contestational technology (to fight back!).
It’s great that someone is working on raising awareness!
Charlottesville was a lot in the news recently. I didn’t pay much attention, but now I see why. This is crazy. It almost feels unreal, like a really long trailer or a promotion video to a new movie. But it’s not. It’s real life and it’s happening now.
It’s far from funny, but standup comedians are often some of the smartest people, with excellent observation skills and the unbeatable use of words. So here’s Jim Jefferies take on this, with which I agree wholeheartedly.
Maybe it was the 3am, maybe I’ve been watching comedy videos for too long, or maybe it’s genuinely funny – I’ll never know for sure. But it made me smile. While watching Andi Oslo stand-up comedy improvisation, I saw this ad popped up: