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AI researchers tend to use the concepts of democracy and democratization in ways that are only loosely connected to their political and historical meanings.
AI models for healthcare that predict disease are not as accurate as reports might suggest.
To realize the promised benefits of applying AI and ML models at scale, a roadmap of the challenges and potential solutions to sociotechnical transferability is needed.
Harry Halpin has helped create a new kind of network that might enable more private Internet conversations.
Andy Dang, head of Engineering at WhyLabs, discusses observability and data ops for AI/ML applications and how that differs from traditional observability.
A study of gamer behavior finds they shy away from gay characters, regardless of their strengths.
The economy could get a boost if machine-learning engineers switched from copying human abilities to augmenting them.
How a single Texas ruling could change the Web forever.
How data-network effects create opportunities and inflate expectations.
GitHub and runbook security.
The dangers of participation bias in educational studies.
Incorporating storytelling into organizational culture.