The new generative artificial intelligence or augmented intelligence models are likely to spread misinformation at an unprecedented scale, with equal opportunity for falsehoods targeting people on the Right and the Left and injustice for all.
Would you be able to recognise AI misinformation?
Governments may or may not soon regulate AI, but we hope that the AI industry will immediately take basic steps on its own without waiting for new laws. This is in their business interest. Unlike social media companies, whose advertising-based revenue model benefits from the high levels of engagement and page views they earn from spreading conspiracy theories, AI models are designed to be licensed by businesses, governments, and others that expect accuracy, accountability, and transparency.