TikTok Preparing A US Copy Of App’s Core Algorithm: Sources

TikTok is working on developing a clone of its recommendation algorithm for its 170 million U.S. users. Washington: TikTok is developing a clone of its recommendation algorithm for its 170 million U.S. users, a version that would operate independently from its Chinese parent company and could be more acceptable to U.S. lawmakers who want to […]

TikTok building US-based copy of algorithm amid potential sale, ban: report

TikTok is reportedly building a copy of its core recommendation algorithm in the U.S. The effort comes even as the company tries to thwart legislation that would force its China-based parent company ByteDance to sell off the business or face a total ban of the app in the U.S. The effort to restructure its algorithm […]

Explosive Leak Reveals Google’s Closely Guarded Search Algorithm Secrets

A major leak of internal documents that purportedly reveals the inner workings of Google’s search algorithm has sent shock waves through the tech industry and the search engine optimization (SEO) community. The Verge Reports The 2,500-page leaked documents allegedly offer an unprecedented glimpse into how Google’s long-mysterious search algorithm ranks websites. This process was shared […]

Steve Mnuchin seeks AI partner to rebuild TikTok’s algorithm: sources

Steve Mnuchin is coordinating a major bid to acquire the Chinese-owned app and is seeking a partnership with an AI company that can quickly rebuild TikTok’s algorithm, the Post reported. . The former Treasury secretary first revealed last month that he was considering buying TikTok after lawmakers passed a bill that would require Beijing-based parent […]

Steve Mnuchin pitching investors on plan to buy TikTok, rebuild algorithm in US: report

Former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin reportedly raised eyebrows when he told potential investors that he would aim to rebuild the recommendation algorithm in the United States if he could buy the ailing Chinese video app TikTok. There is. Last month, Donald Trump’s former cabinet members announced they were “forming a group” to potentially buy TikTok […]

UnitedHealth sued over use of algorithm in Medicare Advantage plans – STAT

a On Tuesday, UnitedHealth Group and its subsidiaries were sued for illegally using an algorithm to deny rehabilitative care to critically ill patients, even though the companies knew the algorithm had a high error rate. A class action lawsuit has been filed. The class action lawsuit was filed by the California-based Clarkson Law Firm on […]

UnitedHealth pushed employees to follow an algorithm to cut off Medicare patients’ rehab care – The Boston Globe

The nation’s largest health insurance company denies rehabilitative care to elderly and disabled Americans as profits soar, keeping pace with computer algorithms’ calculations to pressure medical staff to cut payments to critically ill patients. A STAT investigation revealed that. UnitedHealth Group has repeatedly said its algorithm, which predicts how long patients will need to stay […]

Amazon made more than $1B using secret algorithm called ‘Project Nessie,’ FTC says

Amazon is said to have used a secret algorithm code-named “Project Nessie” to inflate prices, resulting in more than $1 billion in excess profits. Newly unedited parts Regarding the U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) antitrust lawsuit against the e-commerce giant. “Project Nessie,” which Amazon used from 2015 to 2019, was able to raise prices on […]