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Sometimes we take a break from building cutting edge AI redaction models to stretch our academic muscles and write about privacy and machine learning. Check back here regularly for our musings.

An interview with Sheila Jambekar, CPO at Plaid

An interview with Sheila Jambekar, CPO at Plaid

The following interview took place in April 2021 when Sheila was the VP and Deputy General Counsel of Privacy and Product at Twilio. Sheila is now the Chief Privacy Officer at Plaid and an Advisory Board Member at Techtonica.  Key Points:  Privacy teams have to work...

Customers Are Demanding Privacy

Customers Are Demanding Privacy

In the past three years there has been a massive wake-up in customer awareness about privacy. Many customers are now refactoring how they buy, taking their business elsewhere if they don’t trust a company’s data practices.

Accelerating Tensorflow Lite with XNNPACK

Accelerating Tensorflow Lite with XNNPACK

The new Tensorflow Lite XNNPACK delegate enables best in-class performance on x86 and ARM CPUs — over 10x faster than the default Tensorflow Lite backend in some cases.

A Brief Overview of Privacy-Preserving Software Methods

A Brief Overview of Privacy-Preserving Software Methods

A very brief overview of privacy-preserving technologies follows for anyone who’s interested in starting out in this area. I cover symmetric encryption, asymmetric encryption, homomorphic encryption, differential privacy, and secure multi-party computation.