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Platform paternalism via Social Media + Society
In this academic article the authors argue that so-called “system-gaming” of search-friendly content is often a pejorative to used to describe certain types of attention seeking. However, the authors make an excellent point when they describe the thin line between acceptable acts of promotion and illegitimate algorithmic manipulation
Power in AI via Venture Beat
This is collection of articles that Ventura Beat put together about the ethical implications of AI. If you don’t have time to read them all, read this one on algorithmic bias.
Author: Rumman Chowdhury
Barbara Liskov via Quanta
Liskov is a computer scientist that pioneered modern algorithms. This interview looks back at her career and how our understanding on AI has changed over time. Liskov also touches on history of gender imbalance in computer science.
Author: @Susan D’Agostino