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Racial bias on dating sites

Online dating has a racial bias problem. African Americans are 10 times more likely to contact white people on an online dating platform than vice

Utopia Analytics: Auto Content Moderation

The Finnish startup Utopia Analytics trains machine intelligence to do content moderation on social media platforms, discussion forums, and e-commerce sites (Algorithm Watch, 2019).  The

Google search harming minorities

Google’s search algorithm has exacted serious harm on minority groups. The search engine has been found guilty of featuring an auto-fill query “are Jews evil”

Gender bias in Google’s speech recognition

According to research from Rachael Tatman, a linguistic researcher and National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow at the University of Washington, Google’s speech recognition software