Posts Tagged ‘Algorithms’

Algorithms and Racism

June 8, 2021

Joss Fong explains how racial and other types of bias are introduced into computer systems and algorithms through machine learning. A Vox video.

Related:

“Error-riddled data sets are warping our sense of how good AI really is,” Karen Hao, MIT Technology Review

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The Truth About Algorithms

September 18, 2019

Data scientist Cathy O’Neil reveals the truth about algorithms. From a talk given at the RSA in London, 2017. Animation by Niceshit Studio and Cabeza Patata.

RSA=Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce

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