Photo of the author circa 2013, taken by a coworker-friend outside our office.

Algorithms–like instruments–must be carefully tuned. How? Algorithm EQ

Ryan LaBarre
Jul 2, 2020 · 6 min read

My company book club is currently reading an important one: Algorithms of Oppression. This has sparked strong interest — in myself as well as many coworkers — to take action. I encourage you to read the book as well, to learn more about the core problems inherent to private algorithms. Ideally, algorithmically-driven decisions should represent all people equitably… but…