Tag: machine learning

FICO scores leave out ‘people on the margins,’ Upstart’s CEO says. Can AI make lending more inclusive — without creating bias of its own?

The Value Gap is a MarketWatch Q&A series with business leaders, academics, policymakers and activists on reducing racial and social inequalities. When a congressional task force...

UiPath IPO: 5 things to know about the ‘software robots’ company valued at nearly $30 billion

UiPath Inc. is launching its initial public offering at a valuation close to what it received from venture-capital investors, with help from automation it cheerfully...

Shankar Sharma: Can you trust AI with your money? Shankar Sharma & Devina Mehra answer

Shankar Sharma & Devina Mehra, Co-founders, First Global, talk about the future of investing. In your latest note you have talked about how India was...

WHO declared a pandemic one year ago today

One year after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic, more than 118 million cases of the coronavirus-borne illness have been confirmed around...

What is an “algorithm”? It depends whom you ask

Similarly, New York City is considering Int 1894, a law that would introduce mandatory audits of “automated employment decision tools,” defined as “any system whose...

Worldwide chip shortage expected to last into next year, and that’s good news for semiconductor stocks

A global shortage of semiconductors has pushed chip stocks to record highs, and analysts expect that chips will continue to be in short supply at...

From PBX to Bixby, How Samsung Research Evolved in India Over 25 Years

Samsung is a well-known name in India, but not many know that it has also been running research and development operations in the country. The...

Python, digital marketing, and web development popular among students: Survey

Bengaluru: To land lucrative jobs and fit in among a drastically changing work environment, 26% of students enrolled for programming with Python training, 23% for...

This entrepreneur developed a cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence to help people

December 11, 2020 5 min read This article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Errors may exist due to this process. Opinions...

This sector could have a half million job openings and opportunities for older workers

Although the coronavirus continues to rattle global markets and industries, some analysts expect to see greater demand for advanced manufacturing talent in the U.S. as...

An AI hiring firm promising to be bias-free wants to predict job-hopping

The firm in question is Australia-based PredictiveHire, founded in October 2013. It offers a chatbot that asks candidates a series of open-ended questions. It then...

Tech Mahindra CEO Gurnani earned Rs 28.57 crore, up 28% in FY20

Tech Mahindra chief executive CP Gurnani earned 28% more in fiscal year 2020, with annual salary and exercise of stock options taking it to Rs...

‘Digital payments saw monumental revolution in the wake of covid-19’

How much of a change do you think covid-19 has brought about in how people transact? There’s no denying that covid-19 has changed the way...