Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Here Are 10 Statistical Techniques Data Scientists Should Master

1. Linear Regression In statistics, linear regression is a linear approach to modeling the relationship between a scalar response (or dependent variable) and one or...

Guide to Your Personal Data and Who Is Using It – From Wired

ON THE INTERNET, the personal data users give away for free is transformed into a precious commodity. The puppy photos people upload train machines to...

Here Are the Real Reasons Tech Struggles with Algorithmic Bias

ARE MACHINES RACIST? Are algorithms and artificial intelligence inherently prejudiced? Do Facebook, Google, and Twitter have political biases? Those answers are complicated. But if the question...

For Governments Turning to AI, Five Dimensions to Consider

As artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning gain momentum, an increasing number of government agencies are considering or starting to use them to improve decision...

AI Useful in Diagnosing Melanoma, But Train Data Well for Best Results

The healthcare system’s continuous overhaul has prompted organizations to recruit artificial intelligence (AI) to aid in earlier, more accurate diagnoses while improving overall population...

How to Tackle AI’s Problem with Bias

One of the problems in society that AI decision-making was meant to solve, was bias. After all, aren’t computers less likely to have inherent...

How Google’s Jigsaw Is Trying to Detoxify the Internet

By Rob Marvin, Associate Features Editor, PC Magazine The internet can feel like a toxic place. Trolls descend on comment sections and social media threads to hurl...

IBM Research: Many AI Systems Are Trained Using Biased Data

AI systems are only as good as the data we put into them. Bad data can contain implicit racial, gender, or ideological biases. Many...

It is Our Responsibility to Make Sure Our AI is Ethical and Moral

By Andy Thurai, Emerging Technology Strategist, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure A group of teachers successfully sued the Houston Independent School District (HISD) in 2017 claiming their Fourteenth...

We Need to Stop Overhyping Deep Learning

AI today is described in breathless terms as computer algorithms that use silicon incarnations of our organic brains to learn and reason about the...






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