Machine Learning And Human Bias: An Uneasy Pair

Machine Learning And Human Bias: An Uneasy Pair

By Jason Baldridge “We’re watching you.” This was the warning that the Chicago Police Department gave to more than 400 people on its “Heat List.” The list, an attempt to identify the people most likely to commit violent crime in the city, was created with a predictive algorithm that focused on factors including, per the Chicago Tribune, “his or her acquaintances and their… Read More

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