April 5, 2018

‘The Business of War’: Google Employees Protest Work for the Pentagon

WASHINGTON — Thousands of Google employees, including dozens of senior engineers, have signed a letter protesting the company’s involvement in a Pentagon program that uses artificial intelligence to interpret video imagery and could be used to improve the targeting of drone strikes.

The letter, which is circulating inside Google and has garnered more than 3,100 signatures, reflects a culture clash between Silicon Valley and the federal government... Read more.

NY Times

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- 'Not in the business of war': Google employees urge company to abandon Pentagon AI project (video) - RT
- Duizenden medewerkers willen dat Google samenwerking met Pentagon stopzet - NU

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