Techdirt Podcast Episode 85: Is Your Algorithm Racist?
from the and-what-can-be-done-about-it? dept
Algorithms have become a powerful force in the world, but for all the impressive good they do, they sometimes show some worrying tendencies. Algorithms that discriminate are a problem that nobody’s found a solution for yet. This week, we discuss why some algorithms appear to be racist, and whether there’s anything that can be done about it.