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She bootstrapped her company after facing bias. Now she’s helping others do the same.

This story originally ran on CNBC.com Melissa Bradley’s mission to help women and people of color build their businesses stems from the hardships she faced as a young entrepreneur. The…

Facebook’s alleged indifference of Indian hate speech linked to policy chief’s political bias

Over the past several weeks, there has been an increasing clamour for Facebook to place its India public policy head, Ankhi Das, on leave as the company continues with an audit…

Twitter is changing how it crops photos after reports of racial bias

Twitter said it is limiting its reliance on machine learning that helps it decide which part of a photo to crop on its platform. Online users have reported racial bias…

Writer pens a $5M seed round for its AI style guide that flags bias and tone

Anyone who writes online or in a word processor has likely gotten used to the inevitable squiggly line denoting a misspelled word or clumsy phrase. But what if you use…

Trump eyes ‘concrete legal steps’ against social media sites for alleged bias against conservatives

Such attacks aren’t new for Trump, who for years has charged that Facebook, Google, Twitter and other popular Web platforms limit the reach of prominent conservative users and news sites.…

The DOJ asked Congress to erode big tech’s legal protections as Trump accused firms of anti-conservative bias and ‘cancel culture’

© Provided by Business Insider Attorney General William Barr (center) listens during a discussion with state attorneys general on social media abuses hosted by President Donald Trump in the Cabinet…

Olson says bias training, technology would be her top priorities as chairperson of Augusta Board of Education

Amanda Olson, executive director of the Augusta Housing Authority, speaks during the annual City Council goal-setting meeting in January 2017 at the Augusta Civic Center. Olson is running unopposed for…

Apparent racial bias found in Twitter photo algorithm

An algorithm Twitter uses to decide how photos are cropped in people’s timelines appears to be automatically electing to display the faces of white people over people with darker skin…

Artificial Intelligence: Expert warns of ‘potential disaster’ of AI bias | Science | News

Defined as the simulation of human intelligence by machines, examples of everyday AI range from Amazon’s Alexa, Gmail smart replies to predictive searches on Google. Although the baseline benefits of…