"Urteilskraft überhaupt ist das
Vermögen, das Besondere als
enthalten unter dem
Allgemeinen zu denken."
(Judgment of all is the ability
to think the particular as
contained under the
Kant, Kritik der Urteilskraft
The rise and fall of
"Werturteil" / "Value Judgment"
You don't see it, but medical imaging technolgy heavily
relies on value jugements. The bad thing: most of it
comes as a black box.
The classification algorithm you chose effects your
results. There is no true of false. Just the costs of
We have to make a decision for:
- the method
- which algorithm?
- boundary conditions
- which parameters?
- dealing with errors
- which risk funktion?
not carry P
object carries P
P was not
P was observed
Mistakes like a bounced check or a small overdraft have effectively
blacklisted more than a million low-income Americans from the
mainstream financial system for as long as seven years as a result of
little-known private databases that are used by the nation’s major
Algorithmic filter bubble: personalized search
decides what's relevant on your behalf.
• keep as many options open as possible
• give others a chance in changing the pre-sets
• teach people to hack, to become curious about
seeing behind things.
• make hacking things legal. Only what gets
hacked, gets tested.