Episode 09: The 4IR: What it means for the Global South

Today’s episode asks what the 4IR means for the Global South and what it means to take advantage of the potential for growth both in tech and intellectual property.

References:
Make me Smart podcast:
https://www.marketplace.org/shows/make-me-smart-with-kai-and-molly/will-coronavirus-make-it-easier-to-buy-a-home/
– The podcast is from 1 July 2020 and not 2 July 2020 as identified in the episode. We regret the error.

MIT apologizes, permanently pulls offline huge dataset that taught AI systems to use racist, misogynistic slurs:   https://www.theregister.com/2020/07/01/mit_dataset_removed/

Music:

Toccata and Fugue in D Minor by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4533-toccata-and-fugue-in-d-minor
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

CIPIT would like to acknowledge and thank the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) for their continued support.
https://www.idrc.ca/en

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