Many states now use the Correctional Offender Management Profiling for Alternative Sanctions, aka COMPAS, risk assessment, for example, to estimate the likelihood of recidivism.It and other tools were developed to improve accuracy and efficiency in setting bail by applying algorithms based on metadata of previous arrestees to predict the likelihood someone will commit another crime. He appealed his sentence, claiming his due process rights were violated.Network analysis algorithms give you your Google search results, Facebook news feed and Netflix and Hulu recommendations.
And pity the poor would-be traveler who scouts a hotel online, has second thoughts and then cannot escape, seemingly forever, the ongoing targeted online advertising blasts from any and all Hawaiian getaways.
We use algorithms to navigate our cars while listening to music selected by algorithms. Data collection, and our reliance on it, have evolved extremely rapidly.
We invest our hard-earned dollars by means of algorithms.
The underlying data also originated from a national sample, making it less relevant for the Wisconsin population.
The algorithm also was not designed for sentencing, but for determining treatment options and conditions of parole.