Month: September 2018

Unbiased algorithms can still be problematic

Creating unbiased, accurate algorithms isn’t impossible — it’s just time consuming. “It actually is mathematically possible,” facial recognition startup Kairos read more

September 30, 2018

Workers and animal lovers at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo are mourning the loss of Muneca, a white-cheeked gibbon who was read more

September 30, 2018

We cared about Cambridge Analytica because it could have helped elect Trump. We ignored LocationSmart because even the though the read more

September 30, 2018

Ash spewing from the Popocatepetl volcano has reached the southern neighborhoods of Mexico’s capital. Source link

September 30, 2018

I looked at the TIOBE index today, as I do every so often, as most of the software pros I read more

September 30, 2018

Google’s big hardware event, scheduled for October 9, is expected to feature the new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones. read more

September 30, 2018

Tesla CEO Elon Musk will step down as chairman of the electric automaker and pay a $20 million fine under read more

September 30, 2018

Dressed in a Naruto t-shirt and a hat emblazoned with the phrase “lone wolf,” Ne-Yo slouches over in a chair read more

September 30, 2018

A new species of dinosaur has been discovered, known as Ledumahadi mafube, the largest animal that walked the Earth during read more

September 30, 2018

Since McKinsey released a report on how best to use prizes to incentivize innovation nearly a decade ago, an entire read more