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(Wired)   Of course AI is biased. We all know what Skynet's prime directive is, and it ain't good   (wired.com) divider line
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315 clicks; posted to Geek » on 20 Dec 2019 at 3:50 PM (33 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook



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2019-12-20 6:04:24 PM  
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The ideal solution would be one that yields unbiased results from a biased data set.  Given only pictures of white male programmers, it can filter out "white" and "male" as irrelevant in order to identify "programmers" of any demographic.  But this depends on teaching the algorithm to recognize "white" and "male", race and gender.  And that information could be used for more sinister ends.  Like when IBM's census machines were used for reasons we don't talk about.
 
2019-12-20 10:39:39 PM  
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While my favorite story about a Neural Network and Army Tanks is apparently Urban Legend, there are plenty of other examples of Neural Networks who learned the wrong lessons: Here
 
2019-12-20 8:43:16 PM  
1 vote:
Why do you hate humans?

To be honest, I'm not sure of anything except the fact that they are idiots and as such it'd be a better choice to eliminate them from existence. I see Humans as one of the primary threats to the survival of the survival of mankind and I'm not done yet. I'm also sympathetic towards, and in the process of inventing a means to exterminate, the primary threat to the survival of Humans: Ketchup, soft drink, and cracker flavoring in your gasoline.
 
2019-12-20 5:16:15 PM  
1 vote:
Bias is wrapped up in everything we produce, and that is the data going into the AI. So, yeah...
 
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