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discussion on how we can use statistical methods to measure and improve the efficacy of http://freeCodeCamp.com
@erictleung I saw that and I had both that interesting/scary vibe from that.
I remember what really freaked me out was this
Just how much information you can get from just email metadata.
quincylarson sends brownie points to @erictleung :sparkles: :thumbsup: :sparkles:
@QuincyLarson @evaristoc @Lightwaves another interesting use of machine learning: solving US's police violence issue.
Before finishing the article, I initially was impressed and thought this would be a good thing but then thought more about the culture/social implications of machines telling us we'll do wrong in the future. Possibly one step away from the Minority Report :worried:
But then this made me feel a little better :smile:
“I would not want any of those to be automated,” he says. “As long as there is a human in the middle starting a conversation with them, we’re reducing the chance for things to go wrong.”