Eric Schmidt Mentions Google Lie-Detector Software

No link to Schmidt’s speech yet, here’s a mention:

SearchViews : Quick Hits about Business, Politics and the Google Truth In Between
In a speech yesterday, Eric Schmidt discussed Google’s designs to create a lie-detector software that would “change politics forever”. Like the anti-plagerism software being deployed in high schools around America, Schmidt’s truth machine would be a political fact-checker for the benefit of voters. It’s a novel idea, but has slightly uneasy implications about the perceived authority of Google, and their algorithm of “truth.”


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