A UK labor union is taking Uber to court after one of its members was fired for failing two of Uber’s facial recognition checks.
Experts say medical images like X-Rays and CT scans allow algorithms to determine a patient's race—and warn it could lead to bias and discrimination.
Robert Williams was arrested last year in Detroit after a facial recognition system misidentified him as a suspect.
'Search Atlas' lets you see beyond the filter bubble that Google's algorithms have built around you.
The technology has been proven to discriminate against Black people, and has already been banned in 20 US cities and the state of Vermont.
Lemonade backtracked after suggesting it uses “non-verbal cues” like eye movements to reject claims. Its response raises more questions than answers.
The company trained the system to recognize different skin conditions. But like Google itself, the app's data has a diversity problem.
A student researcher has reverse-engineered the controversial exam software—and discovered a tool infamous for failing to recognize non-white faces.
The new documentary is an essential introduction to algorithmic bias—and the systems that gave rise to it.
Workers who label images on platforms like Mechanical Turk say they’re being incentivized to fall in line with their responses—or risk losing work.
Companies are using bizarre methods to create algorithms that automatically detect weapons. AI ethicists worry they will lead to more police violence.