Data Science, Lies and Misuse!
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If the Canadian writer and humorist Stephen Leacock has to state something about data science today, he will perhaps write — “In ancient times they had no data science so they had to fall back on lies.”
Will we be in the situation where data will be misused and data science results will not be believed? Yes, very much! That’s where Responsible Data Science (RDS) comes into the existence. Under RDS, “Data science without prejudice” is a great problem to solve, and it is one of the four challenges RDS evolves around.
Read http://www.responsibledatascience.org/ to know more about what Dutch data science scholars are doing to turn data science into a responsible mission.