Instagram ‘censorship’ of black model’s photo reignites claims of race bias | Technology

Fifteen minutes into her shoot with model Nyome Nicholas-Williams, photographer Alexandra Cameron knew she had captured the perfect image: a dreamy split second with Nicholas-Williams bathed under natural light, her eyes closed and arms wrapped around her breasts. The response on Instagram was ecstatic: “stunning … beautiful … this should Continue Reading

Pega launches Ethical Bias Check to help prevent AI discrimination- Tempemail

Read Article Pegasystems has announced Ethical Bias Check, a new capability of Pega Customer Decision Hub that helps eliminate biases hidden in the artificial intelligence (AI) driving customer engagements. The feature flags possible discriminatory offers and messages generated by AI across all channels before they reach the customer. Done right, Continue Reading

Ads We Like: Singapore dog shelters form a pack to highlight bias towards street dogs- Tempemail

A group of Singapore-based dog shelters have come together to launch a campaign to raise awareness of the bias faced by dogs from shelters, especially those with added special requirements, such as disability or old age. The campaign, created by CAS (Causes for Animals Singapore), ASD (Action for Singapore Dogs), Continue Reading

IBM proposes five point framework for ensuring that AI is fair and bias free- Tempemail

The IBM Policy Lab released a new perspective, Precision Regulation for Artificial Intelligence, that lays out a regulatory framework for organizations involved in developing or using AI based on accountability, transparency, and fairness and security. This builds upon IBM’s calls for a “precision regulation” approach to facial recognition and illegal Continue Reading

This industry’s Gen Z bias is rife, often generic and misleading

Over the coming weeks, Urban Nerds will use its ongoing research study – Frontline – to lift the veil on one of adland’s biggest blindspots: the rife misconceptions around youth culture. This series will share our findings from the frontline of inner city youth culture to illuminate the issues that Continue Reading