Tuesday, September 28


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Twitter algorithm prefers young, fair-skinned faces | Digital Trends Spanish

Twitter reported the results of a contest to find the bias in its algorithm that it uses to crop images. The results demonstrated what the users themselves warned a few months ago: that the algorithm used by the platform favors the faces of light-skinned and young people. The contest was launched by Twitter as a way to improve its controversial image cropping algorithm, which was disabled in March after it was found to favor some faces over others. In the instance, he encouraged users and hackers to help discover the potential damages that could be generated. According to the company, the winners provided a "novel perspective to address the problem of unintentional damage" and the avenues of exploitation that could exist in the algorithm. One of the contest winners showed that the algor...