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Maverick* Research: Emotion AI Will Become You Without Your Knowledge

Published: 26 November 2019

ID: G00450630

Analyst(s): Gavin Tay, Bern Elliot, Annette Zimmermann

Summary

As artificial intelligence learns to read human emotions, its ability to emulate and manipulate individuals will grow. Laws and morality must shift to meet this new challenge, guide principled use and protect people’s innermost states. (Maverick research exposes unconventional thinking and advice.)

Table Of Contents
  • Specific Maverick Caution
  • Maverick Findings
  • Maverick Recommendations

*Maverick Research

Analysis

  • Human Behavior Will Change in Response to Emotion AI
  • Emotion AI Will Advance Faster Than Society Can Adjust To
  • Emotion AI Will Be More Manipulative Than Traditional Advertising and Will Act Autonomously on Your Behalf
    • Data Protection Laws Don’t Apply, Currently
  • What Can Be Done
    • Governments
    • Businesses
    • People

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