The seal is the brainchild of Cathy O’Neil, a statistician and author who has written extensively about how biased algorithms exacerbate inequality in society. Her writing–both on her blog Math Babe and her influential 2016 book Weapons of Math Destruction–has become a touchstone in conversations about the way algorithms in the areas of hiring, insurance, criminal justice, and credit can negatively impact people’s lives. Right before the election, O’Neil launched her own company, O’Neil Risk Consulting and Algorithmic Auditing, or ORCAA, with the aim of helping organizations, including the rental startup Rentlogic, that rely on algorithms to ensure that they’re not accidentally harming people. … [Read more...] about This logo is like an “organic” sticker for algorithms
Mcintyre law firm
A legal solution to discrimination based on the employee position needs immediate cognizance. Not only do such practices demotivate workers but also makes them feel like an unwanted resource. It is a fact that each worker, from the chief executive to the junior-most staff, can make or break an organisation's reputation and brand. … [Read more...] about Class divide in India Inc: Are companies choosing to ignore it?