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Use of algorithms can perpetuate bias

Metrowest Daily News 25 Feb 2021
For most of us, the word “algorithm” is fairly new to our vocabulary. But badly designed decision-making algorithms have a growing impact on our lives and can do a great deal of damage ... In 2014, Amazon tried to develop a recruiting algorithm to rate the resumes of job candidates and predict who would do well.

Researchers invent automatic blood sampler

China Daily 25 Feb 2021
SHANGHAI-Researchers from Tongji University in the municipality announced they have invented an automatic blood sampler that can match or outperform healthcare professionals ... The robot can automatically insert a needle into veins, as researchers have developed an algorithm to determine the ideal angle and depth of injection ... Xinhua.