Tagged: algorithms

Why Algorithmic Fairness is Elusive

In 2016, Google photos classified a picture of two African-Americans as “gorillas.” Two years later, Google had yet to do more than remove the word “gorillas” from its database of classifications. In 2016, it...

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The 99% Accurate Machine Learning Algorithms You Shouldn’t Buy Read the full story Read more

See How AI Stereotypes You

Computers think they know who you are. Artificial intelligence algorithms can recognize objects from images, even faces. But we rarely get a peek under the hood of facial recognition algorithms. Now, with ImageNet Roulette,...

Data Reliability in an Unreliable World

What is common between streaming movie on Netflix, searching air ticket on Google, buying clothes on Amazon? You rely on distributed computing to do it. Read the full story Read more