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Firms pledge ethical use of AI NHK WORLD-JAPAN News


Japanese companies are working to ensure that facial recognition and other technologies using artificial intelligence will not indirectly lead to discrimination. AI is making inroads into various aspects of people's lives. But concerns are growing about unexpected outcomes, including bias. Fujitsu established an outside ethics committee last month, comprising six experts. Its guidelines urge the firm to protect people's privacy and refrain from discrimination and inflicting harm.