Wanted: The ‘Perfect Babysitter.’ Must Pass AI Scan For Respect And Attitude.

When Jessie Battaglia started looking for a new babysitter for her 1-year-old son, she wanted more information than she could get from a criminal-background check, parent comments and a face-to-face interview.

Battaglia started using Predictim, an online service that claims to use “advanced artificial intelligence” to assess a sitter’s risk of drug abuse, bullying or having a “bad attitude.” READ MORE ON: THE WASHINGTON POST

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