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Wendy Gonzalez, interim CEO of Samasource, poses with Agents in Nairobi, Kenya. Samasource employees … [+] Conscious consumers demand fair-trade when it comes to products like coffee, and when it’s quality coffee, they are even willing to pay more for it . When it comes to our technology products though, many consumers don’t even know that “fair-trade” is possible. Behind many acts of AI “magic”, there is a human in the loop. They are often under-paid and over-tasked. In May, Facebook was forced to pay a $52M settlement to content moderators who, in exchange for wages as low as […]forbes.com