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Political newcomers can leverage social media to raise money and gain recognition, which could help them compete against incumbents, according to new research co-authored by Wharton’s Pinar Yildirim.
Machine learning algorithms don’t have a moral character. We need to know how to specify what we want, say Michael Kearns and Aaron Roth, co-authors of 'The Ethical Algorithm.'
Machine programming -- software that creates its own software -- is at an inflection point. It may redefine many industries, says Intel’s Justin Gottschlich.
When algorithms make decisions, they engender not just challenges but also huge risks for corporations. Companies should use AI audits to mitigate these risks, writes Wharton’s Kartik Hosanagar.
Author Tony Saldanha offers five steps for businesses that want to transition to digital but don’t know how.
You are tracked more often, and in more meaningful ways, than you think. Wharton and Penn experts reveal exactly how your data is sold, shared and leaked.
Journalist and author Rebecca Fannin dives into what is behind China’s surging dominance in technology, from social media to 5G.
Algorithms are supposed to be neutral, but they are packed with the same biases built into the data used to create them. Wharton statistics professor James Johndrow has developed a[…]
There is a digital skills gap in many companies, and closing it could bring new opportunities and rewards, notes this opinion piece.
With $50 million in seed funding, former Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka’s new venture -- Vianai -- seeks to harness artificial intelligence to tackle some of the world's biggest problems.
Fueled by a leap in broadband adoption and the advent of mobile devices, the digital living room is no longer a TV-centric area in the home. But it also still[…]