Olay Launches #DecodeTheBias Initiative to Fight Discriminatory Beauty Searches

Algorithms are not exempt from exhibiting bias. In fact, the very opposite is true: Because they are coded by humans, algorithmic results are often a reflection of their creators. This is especially evident in basic beauty searches, which often prioritize white models and Eurocentric features. That’s why Olay and Algorithmic Justice League founder Joy Buolamwini…
Algorithms are not exempt from exhibiting bias. In fact, the very opposite is true: Because they are coded by humans, algorithmic results are often a reflection of their creators. This is especially evident in basic beauty searches, which often prioritize white models and Eurocentric features. That’s why Olay and Algorithmic Justice League founder Joy Buolamwini…