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Jan 15, 2018
Google has ‘fixed’ its algorithm that categorised people as 'Gorillas' with a not so elegant solutionThe representative from Google added, “Image labelling technology is still early and unfortunately, it’s nowhere near perfect.”
Dec 27, 2017
‘Fares hiked due to higher demand’: Pricing algorithms threaten to tip fine balance between consumer protection, market competitionPricing algorithms are commonly employed by online businesses, like airlines, cabs, which heavily rely on sophisticated pricing tools to determine prices.
Dec 18, 2017
Facebook to crack down on pages that use ‘engagement bait’; will demote pages that ask users to 'like' or 'share' postsFacebook clarified that it will demote the pages that are against one of the key driver of the ‘News Feed’ algorithm which is ‘authenticity.’
Oct 09, 2017
Facebook's algorithms come under scrutiny for failure to check fake news; security chief defends algorithmsFacebook uses algorithms to determine everything from what you see and do not see in News Feed, to finding and removing other content like hate speech.
Sep 22, 2017
Facebook advertises a sexist photo-ad urging non-users to join InstagramInstagram had posted an advertisement on Facebook asking its Facebook users to join Instagram. The reporter's sister received the post on Facebook.
Sep 04, 2017
Scientists throw a challenge for building a computer programme to solve the Queens Puzzle, winner to get a million dollarsDevised in 1850, the Queens Puzzle originally challenged a player to place eight queens on a standard chessboard so that no two queens could attack each other.
Sep 02, 2017
The Facebook profiles of Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan cannot be blockedFacebook CEO and her wife can't be blocked because they have reportedly been blocked so many times that the social media giant is stopping it happening.
Sep 01, 2017
New tech to diagnose abnormal chromosomes during IVF and prevent miscarriageThe new time-lapse technology monitors the health of the embryos by capturing digital images since the moment of creation until implanting it in the uterus.
Aug 02, 2017
Scientists have developed a smartphone app that helps people learn how to take a selfieIf you love taking selfies, but do not know how to take the best shot, there is help at hand.
Jul 17, 2017
Indian start-up develops an algorithm-based system to assist organ donor exchangeThe Gurugram based start-up assists patients looking for organ swapping services to connect with the right doctor and hospital.