algorithm

Algorithm as Art

Apr 2, 2015
Imagine an auction where you could buy algorithms...
Posted In: algorithms, algorithm, art

How an algorithm is taught to be prejudiced

Feb 3, 2015
Algorithms may be learning stereotypes – and abetting data discrimination.
Posted In: algorithms, discrimination, algorithm
Travelers at Logan International Airport on Jan. 26 in Boston attempt to get out ahead of the massive storm due to hit the Northeast.

You're grounded: How airlines make those tough calls

Jan 26, 2015
The decision to cancel flights in the face of a storm is complicated.
Posted In: Airlines, algorithm

Building a better news feed

Aug 21, 2014
When social media algorithms confuse engagement with approval.
Posted In: Twitter, social media, algorithm

Choosing a bra: Personal fitter vs. online algorithm

Oct 19, 2012
Women spend a lot of money on bras, but is it better to find the best bra through a personal shopper or a website's algorithm?
Posted In: bras, Retail, algorithm