Weapons of Math Destruction: how Big Data threatens democracy

This is why I’m moving away from directly posting to Facebook and other social networks at large. Within 10 years, I hope to see us all owning our metadata again, and being much more careful with whom we share it. Fat chance….

I was hugely impressed with Cathy “Mathbabe” O’Neil’s talk at Personal Democracy Forum 2015, “Weapons of Math Destruction”

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