Issue #231
15 Mar 2021
Neither machines nor humans are great at knowing what they don’t know. Humans are much better at understanding and accounting for it. They work to uncover their biases. The process of disrupting technology and commerce is rooted in discovering the assumptions that limit growth and innovation. Machines, on the other hand, are best at solidifying processes and procedures
Just one amongst a number quotable lines in this outstanding essay on the problem of bias in AI. It’s brainfooder John Sumser, operating at peak. Must read