Four short links: 22 August 2018

Software Licenses, Crowdsourced Laws, USB Power Over Ethernet, and ML Fairness

By Nat Torkington
August 22, 2018
  1. Commons Clausea condition added to existing open source software licenses to create a new, combined software license.
  2. vTaiwan (MIT TR) — the simple but ingenious system Taiwan uses to crowdsource its laws.
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  4. Power USB Devices Over Ethernet — cute!
  5. Fairness Without Demographics (Paper a Day) — After showing that representation disparity and disparity amplification are serious issues with the current status quo, the authors go on to introduce a method based on distributionally robust optimization (DRO) which can can control the worst-case risk.
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