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Twitter will reveal how its algorithmic biases cause ‘unintended harms’

15/04/2021

Twitter has launched a new initiative called “Responsible ML” that will investigate the harms caused by the platform’s algorithms. The company said on Wednesday that it will use the findings to improve the experience on Twitter: This may result in changing our product, such as removing an algorithm and giving...
Twitter has launched a new initiative called “Responsible ML” that will investigate the harms caused by the platform’s algorithms. The company said on Wednesday that it will use the findings to improve the experience on Twitter: This may result in changing our product, such as removing an algorithm and giving people more control over the images they Tweet, or in new standards into how we design and build policies when they have an outsized impact on one particular community. The move comes amid mounting concerns around social media algorithms amplifying biases and spreading conspiracy theories. [Read: The biggest tech trends of 2021, according…This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Twitter Twitter has launched a new initiative called “Responsible ML” that will investigate the harms caused by the platform’s algorithms. The company said on Wednesday that it will use the findings to improve the experience on Twitter: This may result in changing our product, such as removing an algorithm and giving people more control over the images they Tweet, or in new standards into how we design and build policies when they have an outsized impact on one particular community. The move comes amid mounting concerns around social media algorithms amplifying biases and spreading conspiracy theories. [Read: The biggest tech trends of 2021, according…This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Twitter
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