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The race to create a perfect lie detector – and the dangers of succeeding

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Coverage of research on lie detection, featuring Aldert Vrij, a psychologist at the University of Portsmouth who has spent years studying ways to detect deception

Period5 Sep 2019 → 8 Dec 2019

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TitleWhy Are Cops Around the World Using This Outlandish Mind-Reading Tool?
Media name/outletPress From
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date8/12/19
DescriptionFollowing decades of using SCAN, a technique for detecting deception in suspects in criminal investigations by police departments globally, a 2016 study by four researchers, including Aldert Vrij from Portsmouth, found that there was no empirical evidence for the effectiveness of SCAN
Producer/AuthorSouth Bend Tribune
URLhttps://pressfrom.info/us/news/crime/-363722-why-are-cops-around-the-world-using-this-outlandish-mind-reading-tool.html
PersonsAldert Vrij
TitleThe race to create a perfect lie detector – and the dangers of succeeding
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Guardian
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/09/19
DescriptionArticle on AI and brain-scanning technology which could soon make it possible to reliably detect when people are lying, with quotes from Aldert Vrij about deception
Producer/AuthorAmit Katwala
URLhttps://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/sep/05/the-race-to-create-a-perfect-lie-detector-and-the-dangers-of-succeeding
PersonsAldert Vrij
TitleWhy we can't trust lie detectors
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Guardian
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date5/09/19
DescriptionNewspaper article about AI and brain-scanning technology which could soon make it possible to reliably detect when people are lying, with quotes from Aldert Vrij about deception
Producer/AuthorAmit Katwala
URLhttps://printmonitoringservice.vuelio.co.uk/file/displaypdf?articleid=963344&clientname=80796_UniversityofPortsmouth_PRINT&filename=464535852.pdf
PersonsAldert Vrij

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