Artificial Intelligence

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AI Used to Curb Hate on Twitter Actually Punishes Black People

“These systems are being developed to identify language that’s used to target marginalized populations online. It’s extremely concerning if the same systems are themselves discriminating against the population they’re designed to protect.”

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ICYMI: Study Says Artificial Intelligence Industry Must Confront 'Diversity Disaster'

A new study says the artificial intelligence industry—which is overwhelmingly populated by White people and men—is due for a reckoning.

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STUDY: Machines Are Just as Racist as Humans

But researchers say artificially intelligent machines can be fixed.

Microsoft Chatbot's Racist Tirade Proves That Twitter is Basically Trash

The automated bot was created to tweet like an American teenage girl. Yesterday, she lost her (artificial) mind.