Misinformation and News Feed Visibility (LVL 3)

Algorithms are used in social media platforms like Facebook to select what to make most visible in people’s news feeds, reinforcing what they already consume based on their profile and interests. This can be gamed to deliberately show misleading information to serve various agendas.

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Google Cloud’s image tagging AI (LVL 4)

Google Cloud’s image tagging AI (LVL 4)

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Google Cloud’s AI recog code ‘biased’ against black people – and more from ML landIncluding: Yes, that nightmare smart toilet that photographs you mid… er, process

Facial recognition (LVL 4)

Facial recognition (LVL 4)

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Gender Shades: Intersectional Accuracy Disparities in Commercial Gender ClassificationRecent studies demonstrate that machine learning algorithms can discriminate based on classes like race and gender. In this work, we present an…

Image processing (LVL 4)

Image processing (LVL 4)

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Once again, racial biases show up in AI image databases, this time turning Barack Obama whiteResearchers used a pretrained off-the-shelf model from Nvidia

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