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facebook retro-feedback addiction and manipulation algorithm control
In the last five months, the NSA’s surveillance practices have been revealed to be a massive international operation, staggering in scope. But how do all of the NSA’s programmes fit together – and what…
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Can a computer program be racist? Imagine this scenario: A program that screens rental applicants is primed with examples of personal history, debt, and the like. The program makes its decision based on lots of signals: rental history, credit record, job, salary. Engineers “train” the program on sample data. People…
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El grosor de la materia gris en ciertas partes del cerebro está condicionado por la ideología política de la persona. Y aunque es interesante y perfectamente plausible, el estudio constata algo estático, como una fotografía.
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To be or not to be. That’s consciousness is!