From the Post Office scandal to chatbots creating their own language, AI is in danger of becoming ungovernable without human intervention.
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Businesses are facing an Orwellian nightmare that few even recognise exists. As they become increasingly dependent on artificial intelligence, these same technology systems are increasingly being run without any human intervention.
By way of example, the governance of blockchain technology is set to leave organisations distinctly vulnerable as algorithmic blips in the system are likely to remain undetected because a counter algorithm oversees them.
There are many lessons to be learnt from the long-running Post Office scandal.
Between 2000 and 2014 the Post Office prosecuted 736 sub-postmasters and postmistresses, an average of one a
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