A Cartel of Influential Datasets Is Dominating Machine Learning Research, New Study Suggests
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A Cartel of Influential Datasets Is Dominating Machine Learning Research, New Study Suggests

A new paper from the University of California and Google Research has found that a small number of ‘benchmark’ machine learning datasets, largely from influential western institutions, and frequently from government organizations, are increasingly dominating the AI [… Read more ]

Data Science Leaders: There are too many of you
data science

Data Science Leaders: There are too many of you

Data science has a problem. Several problems, actually, but to begin at the beginning, let’s start with one: leadership. Today I spoke at a summit for leaders in data science (the discipline that spans machine learning, artificial intelligence, statistics, data summarization, and visualization). As I looked [… Read more ]