• Unbiased algorithms can still be problematic

    23 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Creating unbiased, accurate algorithms isn't impossible - it's just time consuming.
    “It actually is mathematically possible,” facial recognition startup Kairos CEO Brian Brackeen told me on a panel at TechCrunch Disrupt SF.
    Algorithms are sets of rules that computers follow in order to solve problems and make decisions about a particular course of action. Whether it's the type of information we receive, the information people see about us, the jobs we get hired to do, the credit cards we get approved for, and, down the road, the driverless cars that either see us or don't, algorithms are...
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