Computer Ethics, Fall 2023 online, class 7

Thursday October 12

Class 7 Readings

Read Chapter 3 of Baase on freedom of speech


Appropriation Art

Yet another NYTimes article on Clearview AI, the facial-recognition people

Bentham's Mugging

The "mugger" says "Give me $10 or I'll cut off my own finger". Which course of action leads to the maximum social utility?

More seriously, though, what about the choice of giving $10 to someone who is poor, and who will buy food for his children, versus buying a Caramel Macchiato?

Talk about debates

Facial recognition and racial bias

Start with Theories of Privacy

Free speech