The Digital Activist Taking Human Prejudice Out of Our Machines
Source : Bloomberg Businessweek
Buolamwini puts a much-needed human face on the problem of machine bias, says Solon Barocas, who runs Fairness, Accountability, and Transparency in Machine Learning, the academic world’s preeminent conference on the topic.
Artificial intelligence: How to avoid...
Source : BBC News
There is growing concern that many of the algorithms that make decisions about our lives - from what we see on the internet to how likely we are to become victims or instigators of crime - are trained on data sets that do not include a diverse range of people.
Source : MIT News
Joy Buolamwini wins national contest for her work fighting bias in machine learning. Media Lab graduate student selected from over 7,300 entrants, awarded $50,000 scholarship in contest inspired by the film "Hidden Figures."