Buzzwords: #BigData #algorithm

…people need to stop trusting mathematics and they need to stop trusting black box algorithms. They need to start thinking to themselves. You know: Who owns this algorithm? What is their goal and is it aligned with mine? If they’re trying to profit off of me, probably the answer is no.

– Cathy O’Neil, Weapons of Math Destruction (2016)

book review here: https://www.infoq.com/articles/weapons-of-math-destruction-review

 

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