The findings emerged from an unusual contest to identify unfairness in algorithms, similar to hunts for security bugs.
Copilot is pitched as a helpful aid to developers. But some programmers object to the blind copying of blocks of code used to train the algorithm.
The deputy director of the White House science office plans to tackle algorithmic bias and start candid conversations about the past.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology measures how many photons pass through a chicken. Now, it wants to quantify transparency around algorithms.