AI Data Laundering: How Academic and Nonprofit Researchers Shield Tech Companies from Accountability
"This academic-to-commercial pipeline abstracts away ownership of data models from their practical applications, a kind of data laundering where vast amounts of information are ingested, manipulated, and frequently relicensed under an open-source license for commercial use."Andy explains the research to corporate profit pipeline. Seems like there should be a way to handle consent even at this scale. Many CC licenses require attribution—I wonder how these image models handle that.