When your boss is an algorithm
The ongoing battle for algorithmic transparency
|Jesse Hirsh||Jul 22, 2020||7|
We live in a black box society where many of the decisions made about us are done by algorithms and machine learning models that are opaque, indecipherable, and unaccountable. This poses an existential threat to democracy, fairness, and arguably our ability to make a decent living.
The struggle to understand how these algorithms work, and make them accou…