data bias

Garbage In, Garbage Out: Machines Learn to Discriminate from Discriminatory Data

Garbage In, Garbage Out: Machines Learn to Discriminate from Discriminatory Data

Machine learning has the potential to be an extremely beneficial tool in improving the efficacy of our decision making, but the technology is only as effective as the quality of the data provided.  Here we look at examples of and how data biased by race and gender produces biased Artificial Intelligence.