Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews
algorithms

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews

The first look a Twitter user gets at a tweet might be an unintentionally racially biased one. Twitter said Sunday that it would investigate whether the neural network that selects which part of an image to show in a photo preview favors showing the faces of white people over Black …

Ramy Youssef's Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award
Emmys

Ramy Youssef’s Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award

The 2020 Emmy Awards are all virtual for safety reasons, but that didn’t stop the Television Academy from sending interns to nominees’ homes to deliver them a winning statuette at a moment’s notice. That’s a cute idea in theory, but what about the nominees who don’t win? Luckily, we didn’t …

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews
algorithms

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews

The first look a Twitter user gets at a tweet might be an unintentionally racially biased one. Twitter said Sunday that it would investigate whether the neural network that selects which part of an image to show in a photo preview favors showing the faces of white people over Black …

Ramy Youssef's Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award
Emmys

Ramy Youssef’s Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award

The 2020 Emmy Awards are all virtual for safety reasons, but that didn’t stop the Television Academy from sending interns to nominees’ homes to deliver them a winning statuette at a moment’s notice. That’s a cute idea in theory, but what about the nominees who don’t win? Luckily, we didn’t …

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews
algorithms

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews

The first look a Twitter user gets at a tweet might be an unintentionally racially biased one. Twitter said Sunday that it would investigate whether the neural network that selects which part of an image to show in a photo preview favors showing the faces of white people over Black …

Ramy Youssef's Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award
Emmys

Ramy Youssef’s Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award

The 2020 Emmy Awards are all virtual for safety reasons, but that didn’t stop the Television Academy from sending interns to nominees’ homes to deliver them a winning statuette at a moment’s notice. That’s a cute idea in theory, but what about the nominees who don’t win? Luckily, we didn’t …

Ramy Youssef's Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award
Emmys

Ramy Youssef’s Emmy loss tweet deserves its own award

The 2020 Emmy Awards are all virtual for safety reasons, but that didn’t stop the Television Academy from sending interns to nominees’ homes to deliver them a winning statuette at a moment’s notice. That’s a cute idea in theory, but what about the nominees who don’t win? Luckily, we didn’t …

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews
algorithms

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews

The first look a Twitter user gets at a tweet might be an unintentionally racially biased one. Twitter said Sunday that it would investigate whether the neural network that selects which part of an image to show in a photo preview favors showing the faces of white people over Black …

Twitter has 'more analysis to do' after algorithm shows possible racial bias
algorithm

Twitter has ‘more analysis to do’ after algorithm shows possible racial bias

Twitter is learning first-hand about the challenges of eliminating racial bias in algorithms. The social network’s Liz Kelley said the company had “more analysis” to do after cryptographic engineer Tony Arcieri conducted an experiment suggesting Twit… Continue Reading…

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews
algorithms

Twitter to investigate apparent racial bias in photo previews

The first look a Twitter user gets at a tweet might be an unintentionally racially biased one. Twitter said Sunday that it would investigate whether the neural network that selects which part of an image to show in a photo preview favors showing the faces of white people over Black …