South Korea

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AI-generated video of Yoon Suk-yeol
South Korea

AI for President

A deepfake of South Korea’s new president helped propel him into office. Yoon Suk-yeol, who won the country’s March 9 election, campaigned using videos that featured an AI-generated likeness of himself answering voters’ questions.
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Robot Stock by country graph
South Korea

Robots Don’t Want Human Jobs

Research challenges long-held assumptions about how automation will affect employment. Studies in various countries found that automation is associated with more jobs, fewer working hours , and higher productivity.
2 min read
Customs and immigration kiosks for entering South Korea.
South Korea

When Officials Share Personal Data: South Korea Supplied Foreigner Data to Face Recognition Developers

The government of South Korea is supplying personal data to developers of face recognition algorithms.
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