In Machines We Trust

A podcast about the automation of everything. Host Jennifer Strong and the team at MIT Technology Review look at what it means to entrust artificial intelligence with our most sensitive decisions.

Technology
Tech News
Science
1
Hired by an algorithm
Part-one of an investigation into automated hiring practices.
33 min
2
When AI becomes childsplay
We examine the relationship AI has with kids.
21 min
3
Encore: Land of a Billion Faces
Part-two of a series on police and facial recognition.
20 min
4
Can AI fix your credit?
Part-two of a series on automation and our wallets.
18 min
5
AI finds its voice
How machines learn to speak—and what it means for humans on the other end of the conversation.
27 min
6
What’s AI doing in your wallet?
Part-one of a series on automation and our wallets.
18 min
7
The AI of the beholder
"Let's just say I've never seen a culturally sensitive beauty AI."
22 min
8
We're back with a new season!
Trailer: Season Two
3 min
9
Attention Shoppers: You’re Being Tracked
Part-four of a series on unexpected uses of facial recognition.
28 min
10
Timnit Gebru Tells Her Story
Ousted AI researcher reflects on her time at Google
21 min
11
Your Face Could Be Your Ticket
Part-three of a series on unexpected uses of facial recognition.
21 min
12
No Face... No Service
Part-two of a series on unexpected uses of facial recognition.
23 min
13
When the Camera Turns on Police
Part-one of a series on unexpected uses of facial recognition.
17 min
14
Encore: What Happens in Vegas… Is Captured on C...
Part-three of a series on police and facial recognition.
24 min
15
EmTech Stage: Twitter's CTO on Misinformation
The second of two exclusive interviews with two of the tech world’s most powerful people
24 min
16
EmTech Stage: Facebook's CTO on Misinformation
The first of two exclusive interviews with two of the tech world’s most powerful people
18 min
17
What is AI? We Made This to Help.
Defining what is, or isn’t artificial intelligence can be tricky (or tough).
8 min
18
AI Reads Human Emotions. Should It?
Part two of a series on emotion AI
23 min
19
What’s Behind a Smile
Part one of a two-part series on emotion AI,
26 min
20
AI in the Driver’s Seat
Driverless cars are learning to speak a language humans can understand
23 min
21
Down and Dirty with Covid Genes
Ride along on a subway-swabbing mission and meet scientists racing to find an existing drug that might treat the disease.
21 min
22
When an Algorithm Gets It Wrong
Part-one of a series on police and facial recognition.
18 min
23
Land of a Billion Faces
Part-two of a series on police and facial recognition.
20 min
24
What Happens in Vegas… Is Captured on Camera
Part-three of a series on police and facial recognition.
22 min
25
Who Owns Your Face?
Part-four of a series on police and facial recognition.
19 min
26
Coming August 12th
Trailer
3 min