How does racism get coded into artificial intelligence and tech products? Experts explain and explore how we can address bias in the tech industry and in society.
CHM announces the winners of the inaugural Patrick J. McGovern Tech for Humanity Prize, honoring a Luminary for a lifetime of impact in tech for good and two Changemakers for their commitment to using technology to shape a better future.
Two teens explore AI research to shift their perspective from the personal effects of COVID to the bigger picture, bringing them hope that technology can help.
It is with great sadness that we note the passing of Charles “Chuck” Geschke, Adobe cofounder and 2002 CHM Fellow.
How do we deal with machines that learn faster than us? Especially when we don't know exactly what and how they're learning? New York Times journalist Cade Metz dives into the strange world of AI research.
Celebrate new 2021 CHM Fellow Raymond Ozzie at our virtual awards ceremony, with tributes and stories from tech leaders and pioneers.
Tech in Silicon Valley has failed at diversity efforts. Can Silicon Valley build a more inclusive future? Experts weigh in.
In February 2020, Patricia Anderson wrote to the Museum, offering to donate a set of objects and documents she had kept safe for 50 years. They were from her work as a young woman in Silicon Valley, where she worked as a “crystal puller”—an operator of manufacturing equipment for making the key materials for semiconduc
CHM Fellow Ray Ozzie stumbled across the future in 1974. His life's work has been bringing it to the rest of us. What can the next generation of online communities learn from earlier models—from the future that Ray and others glimpsed so long ago?
Private sector firms create, gather, and sell data about us for their profit, and not necessarily—or even secondarily—for our benefit. But India is creating a new market structure aimed at putting data to work for people.