Thursday, August 6

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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...