The Era of Plausible Deniability in Big Data Continues

This post was originally published on mathbabe on October 16th 2018.

Today I published a new Bloomberg Opinion piece on how Amazon’s sexist recruiting algorithm is not a surprise to anyone, but is framed as one because the tech bros are trying to maintain plausible deniability: Amazon’s Gender-Biased Algorithm Is Not Alone They’re everywhere, but nobody wants to know about it.   For my other Bloomberg […]