What Your Car Knows About You

What Your Car Knows About You

More and more our devices know where we go, what we do, who we’re seeing, our friends and family.  Machine learning helps big companies scale their understanding of us but we’re only beginning to ask the question, how much do we want companies and nation...
Can You Make AI More Fair Than a Judge?

Can You Make AI More Fair Than a Judge?

AI ethics isn’t just a question of the future. We have an algorithm called COMPAS recommending whether people should go to jail or get bail in Florida right now. Most modern AI ethics debates turn on making algorithms more “fair” but what is...
Age of Intelligent Machines

Age of Intelligent Machines

AI is capable of doing amazing good in the world.   Too often popular Hollywood fantasy fears of Terminators and super AI’s taking over everything make people terrified of phantoms and blinds them to all the good it can do. Imagine you had a little app on your phone...