How Do Harmful Algorithms Evolve?

The seeds of bad data products

How do harmful data products and algorithms get enforced on us and impact our lives? a question that is widely discussed nowadays, although I am not sure if “widely” is a right description of the level of attention it takes. But there is another question that I find crucial which is, How do these products emerge in the first place and gain credibility? How do crappy senseless products reach the market, proliferate our lives and put us in a reactive mode to analyze and prove their obvious worthlessness or harm? [Read More]