While machine learning is introducing innovation and change to many sectors, it also is bringing trouble and worries to others. One of the most worrying aspects of emerging machine learning technologies
A computer program used for bail and sentencing decisions was labeled biased against blacks. It’s actually not that clear.
By Sam Corbett-Davies , Emma Pierson , Avi Feller and Sharad Goel This past summer, a heated debate broke out about a tool used in courts across the country to help make bail and sentencing decisions.