What happened when an irrational algorithm made crucial decisions for cerebral palsy patients

Advocates say having computer programs decide how much help vulnerable people can get is often arbitrary – and in some cases downright cruel

Source: What happened when a ‘wildly irrational’ algorithm made crucial healthcare decisions | US news | The Guardian

Jobs of the now: Workplace Environment Architect, Algorithm Bias Auditor 

 

From Work-from-Home Facilitator to Fitness Commitment Counsellor and Algorithm Bias Auditor to Cyber Calamity Forecaster, the future of jobs is already upon us.

Source: ‘Jobs of the now’: The top 10 jobs of the future have arrived early | World Economic Forum

The Billionaire Who Controls Your Medical Records: An End to Epic’s Walled Garden?

Epic Systems founder Judy Faulkner built an empire pioneering—and later dominating—electronic medical records. For decades, she’s kept them walled off from competitors, but now the pandemic is fueling a digital health care race that might finally topple her from the throne.

Source: The Billionaire Who Controls Your Medical Records

What‌ ‌is‌ ‌DataOps,‌ ‌and‌ ‌why‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌a‌ ‌top‌ ‌trend‌ 

 

DataOps would allow various teams handling data to collaborate better with the team deploying data into applications.

Source: What‌ ‌is‌ ‌DataOps,‌ ‌and‌ ‌why‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌a‌ ‌top‌ ‌trend‌ | VentureBeat