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Does your profile picture look gay?: Talking with Stanford Data Scientist Michal Kosinski about his controversial AI

You may have heard of Michal Kosinski and Yilun Wang’s provocative study which asserts that AI can accurately predict sexual orientation with a facial recognition algorithm. Their paper draws a connection

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MARTY MCDRIVE: STANFORD’S SELF DRIFTING DELOREAN

An electric engine whirrs to life as tires screech across the asphalt and the smell of burnt rubber permeates the air. A man sits inside this beast, this mechanical masterpiece, this accomplishment of automotive innovation with no hands on the wheel and feet off the pedals. Its name: MARTY, Stanford’s self drifting DeLorean. Clearly inspired by the time traveling car

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