ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon Print

Sony sets out AI ethical guidelines

Electronics maker follows Google and Microsoft but new rules short on detail

Sony's AI guidelines cover issues such as handling customers' personal information and explaining the technology's decision-making mechanisms.

TOKYO -- Sony has established a set of ethical guidelines for handling artificial intelligence technologies, following the lead of Google and Microsoft.

"Sony has to show a clear standpoint on the technology," said Hiroaki Kitano, chief executive at Sony Computer Science Laboratories.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Discover the all new Nikkei Asia app

  • Take your reading anywhere with offline reading functions
  • Never miss a story with breaking news alerts
  • Customize your reading experience

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more