In 2014, the former director of both the CIA and NSA talked about US killing people "based on metadata." Now, a new examination of the documents published by The Intercept last year, suggests that SKYNET machine learning algorithm may be killing a lot of innocent people. Patrick Ball, a data scientist and the director of research at the Human Rights Data Analysis Group described these NSA's methods as "ridiculously optimistic" and "completely bullsh*t." http://arstechnica.co.uk/security/2...-may-be-killing-thousands-of-innocent-people/ Seriously? SKYNET? Of all names.