Tagged With Bias

Cory Booker is demanding insurance companies provide information on medical algorithms that steer black patients away from getting higher-quality care


Google made a small but important change in 2017 to how it thinks about 'Googleyness,' a key value it looks for in new hires


New York is investigating UnitedHealth's use of a medical algorithm that steered black patients away from getting higher-quality care



YouTube reportedly lets its most popular creators get away with more


A Trump executive order geared toward addressing allegations of anti-conservative bias on social-media services like Twitter and Facebook is reportedly in the works


Here's how tech companies like Atlassian, Microsoft, and Red Hat are revamping their interview process for developers today



Facebook's ad targeting discriminates by race and gender, even when it's not told to, study suggests


We tried to buy people's lottery tickets for more than they paid — it shows why we overvalue something simply because we own it


Availability bias: discussing what occupation is most likely to cheat on their spouse


Trump is not about to order an antitrust investigation into 'bias' at Google and Facebook, White House officials say


What you see in this drawing may show whether you are ageist or not


Science says people decide these 9 things within seconds of meeting you



Recruiting platform Greenhouse raises $50 million to grow its diverse hiring feature


The first bill to examine 'algorithmic bias' in government agencies has just passed in New York City


This startup wants to help programmers get hired based on their coding skills rather than their résumés


Satya Nadella talked to us about confronting a sexist bias he didn't know he had -- and making sure AI doesn't make the same mistake



The psychological reason the world seems like it's ending right now should actually give people hope


Data scientist at TED: Algorithms are a 'weapon of maths destruction' that need to be regulated


An ex-military contractor working for Google X collapsed on the job, and his coworkers say corporate culture is to blame


Male scientists are more likely to be biased against studies of gender bias