Google’s Sentiment Analyzer Thinks Being Gay Is Bad
This is the latest example of how bias creeps into artificial intelligence.
Advertisers Are Racing to Understand the Meaning Behind Your Social Media Posts
A technique known as sentiment analysis is in the news following the latest Facebook privacy scandal.
British Transport Police Spent £40,000 on Social Media Surveillance Software
Transport for London (TFL) also bought the software, called RepKnight.
This Emotion Detector Wants to Cheer Up Your Web Browsing Experience
Here's a Chrome Extension that wants to make sure your internet experience is good vibes-only.
This Dapper Robot Is an Art Critic
A robot named Berenson is quietly judging art at the ‘Persona: Oddly Human’ exhibition at Paris’ Musée du quai Branly.
In ‘AMYGDALA,’ Twitter Emotions Bathe Viewers in Sounds and Light
The Italian digital arts group fuse* returns with a quadrophonic, circular multimedia spectacle.
My Last Relationship Produced More Words in WhatsApp Than 'Moby Dick'
After a breakup, all we are left with is content. I ran mine through sentiment analysis.
Now You Can Listen to the Internet's Secret Algorithms
The 'Outlier' app turns text analysis into music.
Here Be Dragons
Stop Freaking Out About Facebook's 'Psychological Experiments'
Other websites have been playing around with data and algorithms for years.
Public Art Installation Uses Twitter Analysis To Create A Minneapolis Mood Ring
MIMMI, an ever-shifting tubular cloud sculpture, becomes the collective mood ring of Minneapolis.