Google Should Not Be Allowed to Secretly Collect Private Medical Data

There is nothing more sensitive and private than our medical records, yet Google’s DeepMind project has been given access to the medical data of 1.6 million Britons. An article in The Huffington Post by Edward Frenkel makes a good point in questioning if Google really deserves this privileged access to such private information. This story was brought to my attention by my colleague Mark Wilson.

from The Universal Machine


About driwatson
I'm a New Zealand author, computer scientist and blogger specialising in Artificial Intelligence. I also have an interest in the history of computing and have just written a popular science book called "The Universal Machine - from the dawn of computing to digital consciousness."

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