Sen. Kamala Harris is joining Joe Biden on the Democratic Party’s presidential ticket; in the past she’s taken positions on issues like algorithmic bias.
When it comes to algorithmic bias, how Google teaches Translate to recognize gender serves as an example of just how complex such a basic problem remains.
Amazon will impose a one-year moratorium on facial recognition software contracts with police, technology known for race and gender bias.
The company’s decision can, in part, be traced back to traced back to one influential piece of research from Joy Buolamwini and Timnit Gebru.
Microsoft AI researchers say NLP bias researchers should consider language’s role in maintaining unjust social systems and explain who bias harms and how.
The CEO of surveillance firm Banjo, one of the many firms pitching law enforcement agencies across the country on artificial intelligence and big data-backed predictive policing, is leaving the company after an April report outed him as a former neo-Na…