What is Algorithmic Bias?

What is Algorithmic Bias?

Modern algorithms are unfair and usually biased.  In the US, two people who commit very similar crimes can get starkly different sentences because an algorithm says so.  What’s more they have no right to appeal and nobody can explain how the machine works.  It’s a case of “computer says no”.

Dev/Ops for Testers

Dev/Ops for Testers

Dev/Ops is a trend that isn’t going away, with the number of people identifying themselves as part of a Dev/Ops team having doubled between 2014 and 2017.  This trend is particularly noted in the US, with teams now identifying themselves as working within the tech sector rather than Financial Services.

AI-Led Technology Delivery

AI-Led Technology Delivery

In this paper, we explore the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and an intelligence-led delivery model to optimise management and improve decision-making. In doing so, we offers firms a way to reduce the direct costs of management as well as broader IT spend through improved success rates and the elimination of failure.

Feature: IDG

Feature: IDG

“The end goal is to replace a lot of mid-tier roles,” explains Hooper. “We’re getting rid of the politicians.” There is a whole industry chasing people down, he adds. Instead this aims to “directly connect someone who does code with the CEO. It is consultant killer.”

AI & Banking

AI & Banking

The Banking industry has invested heavily in technology for a long time, and as the industry shifts from being led by large financial institutions, to one that is increasingly driven by disruptive FinTech companies, innovative technology is high on the agenda across the board.