Friday, August 14

Tag: AI

Monday Hot Takes [Episode 3]: Machine Learning isn’t Neutral
Monday Hot Take

Monday Hot Takes [Episode 3]: Machine Learning isn’t Neutral

Welcome to Monday Hot Takes Episode 3! This week's hot take is about machine learning and facial recognition (again!). Let me know what you think in the comments! For more info on digital literacy, please check out our Digital Literacy channel. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tZveACHa-44 Hot Take: Machine Learning is not nuetral! Lots of outcry over this Harrisburg University blog post touting that a data science research team had created a machine learning algorithm that could detect criminals only by examining a face. (That post was later replaced with this one). This research was to be included in an academic series published by Springer Publishing called Springer Nature — Research Book Series: Transactions on Computational Science and Computational Intelligence. (it has s...
Storage Field Day 19: Getting Back to My Roots
Tech Field Day, Product Strategy

Storage Field Day 19: Getting Back to My Roots

I’m excited that I have been invited to be a delegate at Storage Field Day 19. This is a little different than the Tech Field Day I attended in 2019, because the focus of all the presentations at this event is data storage. I am looking forward to this because I am a storage person. My career started as a Technical Trainer at EMC, I was a storage admin for a pharma company. I went back to EMC to develop technical training, I then went to work for Dell Storage, and then Inktank (a startup that provided services and support for Ceph). I guess you could say storage is in my blood, so Storage Field Day should be lots of fun. What to expect at Storage Field Day Here are the companies we’ll be visiting (in the order they will be presenting), and what I’m looking forward to hearing ...